Thomas J. Burgess, Certificate of Exemption, Belfast, 1863

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Thomas J. Burgess, Certificate of Exemption, Belfast, 1863

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Thomas J. Burgess was thirty years old when, on August 11, 1863, he was notified that he had been drafted. Following his physical examination on August 14, he was found to be unfit for duty and exempted due to an injured trochanter major (bad hip).

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About This Item

  • Title: Thomas J. Burgess, Certificate of Exemption, Belfast, 1863
  • Creation Date: 1863-08-14
  • Subject Date: 1863-08-14
  • Town: Belfast
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 16 cm x 21 cm
  • Collection: Burgess Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Belfast Historical Society
10 Market Street, Belfast, ME 04915

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