Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Portrait of Union Soldier Adam Freybert Who Served With Company B of the 1st Regiment Maryland Volunteer Cavalry During the Civil War
Portrait of Union soldier Adam Freybert who served with Company B of the 1st Regiment Maryland Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War. He suffered a skull fracture from a saber blow to his head at the Battle of Brandy Station on June 9, 1863. Taken by Dr. Reed Bontecou at Harewood Hospital in Washington, D.C. possibly in 1871. Animated stereoview.