Recipient Detail

 

CHAMBERLAIN, JOSHUA L.

Rank: Colonel
Organization: U.S. Army
Company:
Division: 20th Maine Infantry
Born: 8 September 1828, Brewer, Maine
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Brunswick, Maine
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Date of Issue:  
Accredited To:
Place / Date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863
 
 


CHAMBERLAIN, JOSHUA L. Photo
 
Citation

Daring heroism and great tenacity in holding his position on the Little Round Top against repeated assaults, and carrying the advance position on the Great Round Top.