Thomas Chamberlain, Brewer, ca. 1864

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

Description

Thomas Chamberlain of Brewer (1841-1896) was 21 when he enlisted on Aug. 29, 1862 as a sergeant in Co. I of the 20th Maine Infantry. His brother, Joshua L. Chamberlain, was commander of the regiment.

Thomas Chamberlain was promoted to 1st lieutenant of Co. G in 1863, to major in 1864, and to lieutenant colonel in 1864.

He served until July 1865.


Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.