John W. Day, 14th Maine, ca. 1863

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


John W. Day of Berwick, a native of England, was 24 when he enlisted as a musician in Co. K of the 14th Maine Infantry. He was a drummer.

When the original 14th Maine, which served primarily in Louisiana, finished its three-year term, Day rejoined the reformed 14th as a musician in Co. C.

He served from Dec. 17, 1861 to August 28, 1865.

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About This Item

  • Title: John W. Day, 14th Maine, ca. 1863
  • Creation Date: circa 1863
  • Subject Date: circa 1863
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 10.8 cm x 6.2 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-7077, Misc. Box 239/3
  • Collection: Manuscripts and photographs regarding John W. Day of Berwick, Maine
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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