Large Size Identification Disc - War of 1861 Eagle
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Large Size Identification Discs (The First American Dog Tags) - War of 1861 Eagles - Hand Stamped and personalized with your information.
Research has shown a great number of these were purchased by Northern soldier's throughout the war. The War of 1861 Eagles are perhaps the most common in existing examples. This is the large verion of that disc, usually paired with the early war Eagle Pin/Hooks that soldiers would wear on the front of their uniform. (See Add. Items product page for this item)
They are made available for you to complete your impression or to wear everyday if you wish. either paired with the Eagle Pin/Hook or on a string or chain, or even on your key ring if you like.
Color - Bronze, or Silver (Bare Pewter)
And provide what information you would like hand stamped on the reverse side.
(Unless you would like it blank, if so please omit the personal information section.)
* Most examples show that soldiers typically got 3 lines of information stamped on their Discs. Their first and last name across the top and separated by the hole. Their regiment or unit name in the center, and their hometown for their remains to be returned to at the bottom.
* Space is limited, but 50 characters is the maximum amount that can fit on this size disc.
Provide what you would like stamped EXACTLY as you would like it to appear.
(Capital Letters, and Lower case letters)