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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.
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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Standardized Subject Headings
- Maine--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories--Cartes de visite.
- United States. Army. Maine Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865)--Cartes de visite.
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