Benjamin F. Whitten, Augusta, ca. 1865

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Benjamin F. Whitten, Augusta, ca. 1865

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Benjamin F. Whitten of Topsham was 25 when he enlisted as a corporal in Co. D of the 5th Maine Infantry. He was later promoted to full 2nd and 1st lieutenant.

He moved to Co. B of the 9th Infantry on Sept. 22, 1861. He became a full captain on May 12, 1865 and was mustered out on July 13, 1865.

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  • Title: Benjamin F. Whitten, Augusta, ca. 1865
  • Creator: J. S Hendee, Augusta
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Location: Topsham, Sagadahoc County, ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Local Code: Photographs -- People -- W
  • Object Type: Image

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