MAJOR CARLOS W. DWINELL, 6TH VERMONT. KILLED IN ACTION AT CHARLESTOWN, W. VA. IN AUGUST OF 1864.This is a custom, sword manufacturer made Bowie ( possibly by Roby )with boldly etched blade and crossguard in beautifull florals. Large silver-plated brass eagle-hilt with sharkskin grip. Original scabbard. Dwinell rose in rank from 2nd Lt. to major, being wounded at the Wilderness prior to dying of 2 wounds received at Charlestown.