Lt. John French and Lt. John Stevens, 1863

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Lt. John French and Lt. John Stevens, 1863

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Lt. John French of Albion, left, and Lt. John Stevens both were in the 5th Maine Regiment in the Civil War. Both enlisted in Lewiston.

Lt. Stevens, a native of Lewiston, kept a diary through the Civil War. It was later published by his descendants.

Both men are aged 23 in this picture; three months after the picture was taken, French was killed at Rappahannock Station.

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About This Item

  • Title: Lt. John French and Lt. John Stevens, 1863
  • Creation Date: 1863-08-12
  • Subject Date: 1863-08-12
  • Town: Albion, New Baltimore
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME, VA
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Object Type: Image

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Fifth Maine Regiment Museum
45 Seashore Avenue, PO Box 41, Peaks Island, ME 04108
(207) 766-3330

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