Captain Robert Stewart with Wounded Horse

Price: $85.00



This is a Consignment sale set we are offering. It comes in its original box and is in like new condition.

John Jenkins Designs JJ CLUB-Set #8 Captain Robert Stewart with Wounded Horse
French & Indian War
Limited Edition #70 of 332

Stewart was a native of Scotland who fought and was wounded at the Battle of Great Meadows in July, 1754. He was promoted to captain in the Virginia forces on November 1st, 1754. Stewart commanded the troop of Virginia light horse on Braddock’s expedition. His unit served as escort for General Braddock and fought at the Battle on The Monongahela.
During the Battle he had two horses shot out from under him and his sword and scabbard were shot away. He was one of only five members of a 29 man unit that survived the battle, suffering only a slight injury when one bullet creased his brow and another his forehead.