Title: The Story of the Raising and Organization of a Regiment of Volunteers in 1862
Publisher: Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the District of Columbia War Papers 46
Date Published: 1903
Author: Ellis Spear
Keywords: Joshua Chamberlain, Lawrence Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Ellis Spear, Twentieth Maine, 20th Maine, Enlistment, Gettysburg, Civil War,
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The Story of the Raising and Organization of a Regiment of Volunteers in 1862
by Ellis Spear, 1903

While attempting to stay on topic of this website, I cannot help but add the following links that may also be of interest to those studying the 20th Maine.

- The Hoe Cake of Appomattox by Ellis Spear
- An experience in the battle of the Wilderness by Holman S. Melcher
- The War of the Rebellion Official Records volume 51 part 1