Joshua Chamberlain (September 8, 1828 - February 24, 1914), American college Professor from the State of Maine who volunteered during the Civil War to join the Union Army, reaching the rank of Brigadier General. For his gallantry at Gettysburg, he was awarded the Medal of Honor.

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Joshua Chamberlain, hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

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Soul of a Lion. Joshua Chamberlain one of the great heros of the Civil War. His actions probably saved this country.

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Joshua Chamberlain achieved fame at the Battle of Gettysburg where he and the 20th Maine valiantly defended Little Round Top -- Courageous

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Joshua Chamberlain, formerly a professor at Bowdoin College, led the 20th Maine at the pivotal battle of Gettysburg. When his men started to run out of ammo and were at risk of being overwhelmed, he ordered a bayonet charge that routed the Confederate troops. Chamberlain also had the honor of commanding the US troops at the surrender ceremony of Robert E. Lee's army of Northern Virginia in April of 1865.

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The Joshua Chamberlain Museum

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