18th Regiment recruiting poster, Aroostook County, 1862

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

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Maine's 18th Regiment Infantry was mustered in on August 21, 1862. It served to defend Washington D.C. until January 6, 1863. The Regiment was reorganized as the 1st Maine Heavy Artillery in December 1862.

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About This Item

  • Title: 18th Regiment recruiting poster, Aroostook County, 1862
  • Creator: State of Maine
  • Creation Date: 1862
  • Subject Date: 1862
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Paper
  • Dimensions: 53 cm x 38 cm
  • Object Type: Text

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
207-532-6984

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