Sunday, October 07, 2012

Benjamin F. Rollins, 1St., Maine Heavy Artillery.

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Joined from Dixmont as Sergeant. A modest, beardless boy, soldier born, unassuming, brave, and true to every duty. Promoted for merit to Second Lieutenant March 23, 1864, First Lieutenant Oct. 17, 1864, and Captain Dec. 13, 1864. . Has since the war, been prominent and prosperous m mercantile pursuits.

Authors note.  There isn't a lot of information here, but I thought those looking into his line and have no picture of him would like one.

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