Jesse B. Allen, Portland, ca. 1865

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Jesse B. Allen, Portland, ca. 1865

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Jesse B. Allen of Portland enlisted in Co. E, 1st Maine Volunteers, during the Civil War. He served for three months, then enlisted in Co. A, 12th Maine Volunteers. He was promoted to 1st sergeant. He was mustered out in December 1864.

Allen worked as a glazier in Portland.

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  • Title: Jesse B. Allen, Portland, ca. 1865
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 6 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--Allen
  • Object Type: Image

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