Sparrow promotion certificate, 1863

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Grenville Sparrow of Portland was promoted to second lieutenant of the A Company of the Seventeenth Maine Regiment in June 1863.

Sparrow had enlisted in the summer of 1862.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sparrow promotion certificate, 1863
  • Creation Date: 1863-06-13
  • Subject Date: 1863-06-13
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 27.5 cm x 39 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2293, Scrapbook 3
  • Collection: Capt. Granville F. Sparrow Civil War collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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