At the start of the American Civil War, William J. McElroy of Macon, Georgia, formally a tinner by trade, changed occupations and went into the weapon and accoutrement manufacturing business and operated throughout the entire war. He produced a wide and varied number of products ranging from bayonets and bowie knives to many types of swords and sabres. According to existing records, he also produced belts, buckles, spurs and canteens as well as supplying the State of Georgia with 210 pikes in the very early part of the war. Own a repodruction, great for reenactments or just as a collector.
- 38" OVERALL LENGTH
- CS EAGLE BRASS FITTINGS