By Professor William B. Gould IV


WBG's cutlass.
At the time of the Stonewall encounter, WBG was required to sharpen this cutlass. He says on February 11, 1865: "The Crew were o[rdered] to sharpen their Cuttlasses an[d] we took up A plenty of shots." (Restored and photographed by Candis Griggs, 2001)