B.A. Osborn, 1st Maine Cavalry, ca. 1864

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Benjamin A. Osborn from Lincoln enlisted in the 1st Maine Cavalry October 19, 1861 at the age of 19 as a saddler.

He served until August 1, 1865, progressing through the ranks to sergeant, 2nd lieutenant and 1st lieutenant.

This carte de visite image has "B.A. Osborne, 1st Maine cav" written on it.

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  • Title: B.A. Osborn, 1st Maine Cavalry, ca. 1864
  • Creator: J. S. Hendee
  • Creation Date: circa 1864
  • Subject Date: circa 1864
  • Location: Lincoln, Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 6 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Military--Civil War
  • Object Type: Image

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