Medal of Honor
Top - original ribbon can be seen under the new ribbon.
At left - Letters of recommendation for the Medal of Honor from Alexander S. Webb, Fitz John Porter and Henry B. Cleaves. Includes
copies of letters from James C. Rice, James Barnes, Adelbert Ames and Charles Griffin
Fitz John Porter shared Thomas Hubbard's fears that Chamberlain's 1893 sickness might end the General's life.
Here Porter states in his application that Chamberlain is, "at any moment likely to be called to a happier home among his many loving departed comrades."
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