Maine’s Jews in America’s Wars

Update: Jun 13th, 2011

Civil War sack coat

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This coat is a replica of the kind worn by Lewis Selbing of Augusta, who enlisted in the Third Maine Infantry in 1861. Corporal Selbing was wounded at both the Second Battle of Bull Run and the Battle of Chancellorsville.

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Courtesy of Glen Lawson

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