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Joshua chamberlain was an american college professor, war hero and governor of maine this biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, career. My tribute to major general joshua lawrence chamberlain the inspiration of a noble cause involving human interest wide and far, enables men to do things they did not. Title [portrait of maj gen (as of mar 29, 1865) joshua l chamberlain, officer of the federal army] contributor names brady national. Joshua chamberlain at gettysburg thomas desjardin spoke about the battle of gettysburg, which took place july 1-3, 1863, and is considered the bloodiest battle ever.
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