George H. Libby and Jesse B. Allen, 1861
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Jesse B. Allen, right, and George H. Libby of Portland, soldiers in Company A, 12th Infantry Maine volunteers, pose in a photograph taken in December 1861.
Allen enlisted Nov. 16, 1861, Libby enlisted Nov. 20, 1861.
Both were wounded later in the war, Allen at Winchester, Virginia, on September 19, 1864, and Libby in 1863.
Libby was discharged for disability in August 1863; Allen was discharged in December 1864.
- Title: George H. Libby and Jesse B. Allen, 1861
- Creation Date: 1861
- Subject Date: 1861
- Media: Black and white photograph, colored
- Dimensions (cm): 24 x 21
- Local Code: Photographs--OS--Box 1 ; A73-30-27
- Object Type: Image
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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories--Maine, 12th (1861-1864)--Portraits
Allen, Jesse B.--Portrait photographs
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel
United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 12th (1861-1864)
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