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19076 Confederate Gen. G. T.
Beauregard CDV of the West Point
graduate class of 1838. He was the first
brigadier general in the Confederate
States Army and commanded the
defenses of Charleston and won the First
Battle of Bull Run. His greatest
achievement was saving Petersburg and
Richmond from destruction by Union
forces. In later life he became quite
wealthy as a promoter of the Louisiana
Lottery. Mark on the left side. Backmark
E. Anthony, New York. $100