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Charles Cole letters

Militia call-up notice, Sebago, 1862

Militia call-up notice, Sebago, 1862

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Sebago Historical Society

Charles Cole was enrolled as a soldier in a militia company commanded by David Brown and ordered to appear at the Sebago Town House on at 9 a.m. on September 10, 1862.

Members of town militia companies, which existed before the Civil War began, were the first soldiers called into service when the war began.


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