James Lawrence, ca. 1861

Contributed by North Yarmouth Historical Society


As a young man, James Lawrence, along with his older brother Luther, served in the Civil War. They enlisted in the 11th Maine Volunteer Infantry, Company H.

James was wounded in the battle of Deep Bottom on August 16, 1864; his brother Luther was killed in the same battle.

This is a photograph of James Lawrence in his Civil War uniform, at the approximate age of 20.

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About This Item

  • Title: James Lawrence, ca. 1861
  • Creation Date: circa 1861
  • Subject Date: circa 1861
  • Town: Gray, North Yarmouth, Pownal
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 17 cm x 12 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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North Yarmouth Historical Society
10 Village Square Road , North Yarmouth, ME 04097
(207) 772-1568

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