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HERBERT L. BUCKLIN volunteered as a private in Company I, Twenty-sixth Infantry, and was mustered into service Oct. 11, 1862. He fell at the battle of Irish Bend, April 15, 1863, aged eighteen. He was an apprentice in the office of the â€œProgressive Ageâ€ and a most estimable young man, of sober, Christian habits. His last words on leaving home were, "I shall try to do my duty."
History of the city of Belfast in the state of Maine, 1913