George E. Brown, Fifth Maine Regiment, ca. 1870

Contributed by Fifth Maine Regiment Museum


George Brown enlisted into Company H of the Fifth Maine Regiment on June 24, 1861. He was promoted to Captain four months later. After he was discharged from the Civil War in October, 1862, he became a professional photographer and opened a studio in Portland. He compiled a photographic album of Fifth Maine veterans, which he dedicated to the memory of Captain Daniel C. Clark.

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About This Item

  • Title: George E. Brown, Fifth Maine Regiment, ca. 1870
  • Creation Date: circa 1870
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Fifth Maine Regiment Museum
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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