Private, Corporal, Sergeant, Second Lieutenant
6th Maine Infantry, Company G
Horace G. Jacobs, age 18 of Cherryfield was mustered into the 6the Maine Infantry, Co. G on July 15, 1861 as a private. He was promoted to Corporal August 12, 1862. In 1863 he was promoted to sergeant and shortly after on July 8, 1863 promoted to second lieutenant. On the 7th of November 1863 he was wounded in the arm at the battle of Rappahannock Station. He was later discharged for disability.
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