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William H. Chamberlain, Civil War Soldier

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Title

William H. Chamberlain, Civil War Soldier

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

William H. Chamberlain
Born in Portland, Me._Son of William Chamberlain,_by occupation a Moulder,_Married,_at the age of 30 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He took part in all important marches and expeditions into which the regiment was called, except the movement to Gum Swamp. At that time he remained at Newbern on detailed duty, as cook. He served in that capacity several months at various times.
Returned to Chicopee with the company, July 21st, and was mustered out of service, July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass.

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-350.1

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-350.1.jpg

Citation

“William H. Chamberlain, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed September 28, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2536.