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SWEDEN KINGDOM ORDER OF THE SWORD WITH MILITARY SWORDS, GOLD, Enamels, Very Rare.
This medal was originally awarded to Charles J. Stolbrand.

An Early Swedish Order of the Sword in Gold; Circa 1860 - Of high quality in gold and pleasing blue enamels, weighing 15.2 grams inclusive of original period ribbon, 36 x 56mm, beautifully produced and better than extremely fine. Parade mounted on ribbon.

We obtained this Rare medal directly from the family of Carlos Stolbrand lV.

Charles J. Stolbrand as major of artillery
Birth name Carl Johan Möller
Other name(s) Carl Johan Ståhlbrand, Carlos J. Stolbrand, Carlos John Mueller Stolbrand (Stohlbrand)
Born May 13, 1821
Össjö parish, Skåne, Sweden
Died February 3, 1894 (aged 72)
Charleston, South Carolina
Place of burial Arlington National Cemetery [1]
Allegiance Sweden
United States
Service/ branch Royal Swedish Artillery
Union Army, Artillery
Years of service 1839-1850
1861-1866
Rank Sergeant, Sweden
Brigadier General, USV
Unit Royal Wendish Artillery Regiment
2nd Illinois Light Artillery Regiment
Commands held Chief of Artillery, Division, Corps
Brigade commander
Battles/wars American Civil War
Battle of Fort Henry
Battle of Fort Donelson
Battle of Shiloh
Siege of Corinth
Second Battle of Corinth
Vicksburg Campaign
Chattanooga Campaign
Atlanta Campaign
March to the Sea
Carolinas Campaign
Awards Knight of the Royal Order of the Sword
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