Company D

1862

1865

2ND Maryland Infantry

WEAPONS

Above:  Original 1853 British Enfield Rifle with original bayonet belonging to Pvt. Richard Shepard of Company D 2nd Maryland Infantry.  Pvt. Shepard served from 1862-1865 and was 1 of 4 remaining men in Company D that surrendered at Appomattox in 1865. Photos courtesy of Mr. Dan Hartzler.

Above:  Original supporting documents regarding rifles.