William Brown letter on Charles Cole death, near Washington, D.C., 1862
Contributed by John Micavich through Sebago Historical Society
William Brown of the 25th Maine Regiment that was stationed outside Washington, D.C., wrote to the Benjamin Cole family, his neighbors in Segago, to them them know that Pvt. Charles Cole, also of the 25th Maine, had died.
Brown let the senior Cole know what the expenses were to ship his son's body back to Sebago.
- Title: William Brown letter on Charles Cole death, near Washington, D.C., 1862
- Creator: Brown, William S.
- Creation Date: 1862-12-17
- Subject Date: 1862-12-17
- Town: Sebago
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: ink on paper
- Dimensions (cm): 20 x 13
- Local Code: W.CC.15
- Collection: John Micavich:Charles Cole Civil War letters
- Object Type: Text
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LC Subject Headings
Brown, William Stearns--Correspondence
Maine--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
Cole, Charles H.--Death and burial
United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 25th (1862-1863)
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