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Thomas Hallum Bowen
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1816
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 9, 1886
Grayson County
Texas, USA

From Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

Thomas H. Bowen (First_Last)
Regiment Name 6 Texas Cavalry
Side Confederate
Company D
Soldier's Rank_In Captain
Soldier's Rank_Out Captain
Alternate Name
Film Number M227 roll 4

6th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Wharton, Stone's)

6th Cavalry Regiment [also called 2nd Regiment] was organized with 1,150 men at Dallas, Texas, in September, 1861. Many of the men were from Dallas, McKinney, Waco, Austin, and Lancaster, and Bell County. The unit skirmished in the Indian Territory, fought at Elkhorn Tavern, then moved wast of the Mississippi River. It contained 803 effectives in the spring of 1862 and was dismounted during the battles at Corinth and Hatchie Bridge. Here the regiment reported 148 killed, wounded, or missing. Assigned to Ross' Brigade, it served with the Army of Tennessee during the Atlanta Campaign, was active in Tennessee, and ended the war in Mississippi attached to the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana. The field officers were Colonels Lawrence S. Ross, B. Warren Stone, and Jack Wharton; Lieutenant Colonels John S. Griffith and Peter F. Ross; and Robert M. White and Stephen B. Wilson. 
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  Nancy E. Blassingame Bowen (1820 - 1900)
  Mary Elizabeth Bowen Creager (1839 - 1921)*
  Reece L. Bowen (1852 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
Cannon Cemetery
Grayson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Tom Poole
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
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Thomas Hallum Bowen
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Thomas Hallum Bowen
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 Added: Jun. 15, 2010

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