Jacob B. Loring, Thomaston, ca. 1862

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Jacob B. Loring, Thomaston, ca. 1862

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This image of Jacob B. Loring was taken at Loring's Rooms in Maine.

Loring, of Thomaston, was 28 when he enlisted as a sergeant in Co. B, 1st Maine Cavalry in October 1861. He was promoted to 1st Sergeant in 1862 and to captain on July 11, 1863.

He re-enlisted on December 29, 1863. He mustered out on August 1, 1865 in Petersburg, Virginia.

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About This Item

  • Title: Jacob B. Loring, Thomaston, ca. 1862
  • Creator: Loring's Rooms
  • Creation Date: circa 1861
  • Subject Date: circa 1862
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 6 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Military--Civil War
  • Object Type: Image

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