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James Savage, Jr.
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Carte de visite by James Wallace Black
10.2 cm x 6.2 cm
After Confederate surgeons amputated an arm and a leg and he was taken captive at Cedar Mountain, James Savage, Jr. died of his wounds in October 1862. He had been promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel while he was a prisoner.