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Grenville Sparrow promotion, Virginia, 1862

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Grenville Sparrow of Portland, who had enlisted in the U.S. Army's 17th Maine Volunteers in the summer of 1862, was promoted to first sergeant of Company A in December 1862 at Camp Pitcher, Virginia.


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  • Title: Grenville Sparrow promotion, Virginia, 1862
  • Creation Date: 1862-12-21
  • Subject Date: 1862-12-21
  • State: VA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 35
  • Local Code: Coll. 2293, Scrapbook 3
  • Collection: Grenville Sparrow
  • Object Type: Text

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