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Lord Nelson's tunic.  The hole in the shoulder is where the bullet entered from a shooter up in the rigging of a French ship.  It went down and severed his spine.

 

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On 10/21/2023 at 1:44 PM, Larsen E. Pettifogger, SASS #32933 said:

Lord Nelson's tunic.  The hole in the shoulder is where the bullet entered from a shooter up in the rigging of a French ship.  It went down and severed his spine.

 

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Larsen,

 

 Where is this on display at?

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23 hours ago, Capt. R. Hugh Kidnme said:

Where is this on display at?

 

https://www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum/attractions/nelsons-trafalgar-coat

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