John Channing Civil War record, ca. 1867

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John Channing Civil War record, ca. 1867

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John William Channing (1830-) was a painter who served in the Civil War from August 21, 1861 to September 5, 1864. This Army of the Potomac document lists the battles in which he fought and has a photograph of him at the bottom.

He served with the 7th Regiment Maine volunteers and the 1st Battalion Maine sharpshooters.

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  • Title: John Channing Civil War record, ca. 1867
  • Creator: Forbes Co., Boston, Mass.
  • Creation Date: circa 1867
  • Subject Date: 1861–1864
  • Location: Fairfield, Somerset County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper, photograph
  • Local Code: Coll. 2354
  • Collection: John William Channing papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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