Grenville Sparrow promotion, Virginia, 1862
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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.