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Isaac Thompson, 16th Maine Infantry, ca. 1863

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Isaac Thompson, 16th Maine Infantry, ca. 1863

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Isaac H. Thompson was commissioned 2nd lieutenant in Co. G of the 16th Maine Infantry on Aug. 16, 1862.

He became 1st lieutenant of Co. I in December 1863 and captain of Co. G. in December of 1864. He was mustered out on June 5, 1865.

Thompson (1838-, of Anson, enlisted at age 24. He commanded Co. G at Gettysburg.

Written on this card is, "Ike" "16th Me. Vols. "...Thompson 1st Lieut..."

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  • Title: Isaac Thompson, 16th Maine Infantry, ca. 1863
  • Creator: Blunt, William F.
  • Creation Date: circa 1863
  • Subject Date: circa 1863
  • Town: Anson
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 6 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 135, Box 1/20
  • Collection: Small, Abner R. Papers
  • Object Type: Image

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