Union Maj. Gen. Daniel Sickles

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Civil War General’s Leg On Display In Maryland

During the Battle of Gettysburg, a wounded Civil War general’s leg was amputated. He donated it the Army’s medical museum. It’s now on display in Maryland.


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Civil War General’s Severed Leg On Display In Md.

The amputated leg of a colorful Civil War general is doing some traveling.