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17618 Iowa Northern Border Brigade Lt. Col. James A.
Sawyers CDV, inscribed on the bottom front “Very truly
yours, J. A. Sawyers.” Backmark Nollen & Van Grieken,
Keokuk, Iowa. $450
James A. Sawyers
Residence Sioux City IA; 36 years old.
Enlisted on 9/27/1861 as a 1st Lieutenant.
On 11/14/1861 he was commissioned into IA Sioux City
He was discharged for promotion on 8/31/1862
(Promoted as Lt Colonel, Northern Border Brigade)
* Lt Colonel 8/31/1862 (As of Northern Border Brigade)
born in Tennessee