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Updated 9/14/20


Identified Civil War Missouri Artillery Officers Insignia
Civil War epaulettes and cap insignia of Junius Wilson MacMurray. Born in Missouri on May 1, 1843, he enlisted on 5/9/1861 as a 2nd Lieut. 1st Missouri Infantry. On 6/10/1861 he transferred into the Missouri 1st Light Artillery. On 7/21/1865 he was commissioned into the Missouri 2nd Light Artillery and mustered out 11/20/1865 having received Brevet promotions to Major and then Lt. Col. of Volunteers.  He entered Regular Army service as a Captain in February 1866 and rose to Major, March 8th, 1898. Major MacMurray died 5/14/1898.
Included are his excellent condition matched officer's 1st Artillery epaulettes with eagle A artillery buttons and his 1st Artillery officer's slouch hat or kepi badge.
Numerous online citations can be found documenting this outstanding officer's career.
This Princeton archives link includes great detail!