John Basil Turchin

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Title

John Basil Turchin

Subject

American Civil War (1861-1865)
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861-1864)
Armed Forces--Officers
Turchin, John B. (John Basil), 1822-1901
Immigrants
Portrait photography

Description

In this portrait, John Basil Turchin (Ivan Vasilyevich Turchaninov) is wearing a Union military uniform with his jacket unbuttoned, showing his shirt, tie and vest underneath. He is sitting and leaning on a table. Turchin was a Russian artillery officer who served in the American Civil War. He was a Colonel in the 19th Illinois Volunteer Infantry and would become a Brigadier General.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

404611
Individuals Vertical File

Original Format

portrait
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

23.5 x 17 cm

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