William Beckler's discharge document, Augusta, 1865

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Adjutant General John L. Hodson writes to the Selectmen of Livermore to verify the dischargement of Private William Beckler. Born in 1845 in Livermore, Beckler served with Company C, 8th Maine Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War, from 1863 until May 29, 1865.

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  • Title: William Beckler's discharge document, Augusta, 1865
  • Creator: John L Hodson
  • Creation Date: 1865-06-19
  • Subject Date: 1865-06-19
  • Locations:
    • Augusta, Kennebec County, ME
    • Livermore, Androscoggin County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 12 cm
  • Local Code: Box 13 Folder 3
  • Collection: Town of Livermore Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Washburn Norlands Living History Center
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