Civil War weaponry varied depending on the rank and type of military unit soldiers belonged to.
Information for this section was contributed by Timothy Orr, The Pennsylvania State University.
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- Davis, William C., Fighting Men of the Civil War. New York: Salamander Books, 1991.
- Series Editors, Time-Life Books, Echoes of Glory: Arms and Equipment of the Union. Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books, 1991.