Exemption from military service, Westbrook, 1863

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Henry Wilson of Westbrook, who was drafted into Civil War service, received an exemption for a "deformed thorax."

The exemption was signed on Sept. 30, 1863.

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About This Item

  • Title: Exemption from military service, Westbrook, 1863
  • Creation Date: 1863-09-30
  • Subject Date: 1863
  • Town: Westbrook
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 17.4 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-499, Misc. Box 19/18
  • Object Type: Text

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

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