** NEW ** U.S. Army Fork stamped 'Tr. A. S.C. Cav.' for Troop A, South Carolina Cavalry and 'U.S.' with R.I.A. and a date of 1911 to reverse.
The famous Confederate South Carolina Cavalry was formed before the American Civil War and fought in the battles at Chambersburg, Fredericksburg, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, Bristoe, Kelly's Ford, and Mine Run.