JUST ADDED ON 1/16 - GETTYSBURG - RODES DIVISION HOSPITAL - THE HANKEY FARM - Confederate Gardner Bullet with Clipped Nose found 11/11/2003
This Gardner bullet, which has a distinct clipped nose, was recovered from the site of the Confederate hospital of Rodes Division which was located on the Hankey Farm on the Mummasburg Road beyond Oak Hill. The bullet was recovered on November 11, 2003 according to the original Horse Soldier envelope that was with it and other bullets that were in the group. Rodes Division took heavy casualties during the battle, particularly on July 1st. A provenance letter will be included.