49th Iowa Volunteer Infantry Uniform
Contributed by Judy Landauer
For a roster of the 49th Iowa Volunteer Infantry,
For a roster of those members of the 49th iowa Volunteer
Infantry Infantry lost during the War, click
To read letters from Burt O Mullin of the 49th Iowa
Volunteer Infantry, Co. C, click here
49th Iowa Volunteer Infantry Company Histories and
Officer Biographies (click on the following):
Company A ||| Company
B ||| Company C ||| Company
D ||| Company E ||| Company
F ||| Company G
Company H |||
I ||| Company K ||| Company
L ||| Company M ||| Regimental
Below is are some views of the uniform that belonged to Arthur Leon
Bruner, a musician in the 49th Iowa Volunteer
This uniform consisted of the standard model 1883 four button sack
coat. The shirt is believed to have been worn with the sack coat. The bottom
photo shows the standard mess kit of the times, minus a knife and fork.
Field, Ron, Spanish-American
War 1898. (Washington: Brasseys Inc., 1998).
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