|Birth: ||Dec. 26, 1841|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 1902|
Company H "Black Horse Cavalry", 4th Virginia Cavalry, Wickham's/Mumford's Brigade, Fitz. Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Stafford County VA.; 19 years old.
Enlisted on 7/23/1861 as a Private, he mustered into "I" Co. VA 11th Infantry.
Promoted to Corpl 8/10/1862.
Wounded 8/30/1862 2nd Manassas, VA.; returned 9/1863.
Detailed 9/15/1863 as conscript officer.
He was transferred out on 9/14/1864; transferred into "H" Co. "Black horse Cavalry" VA 4th Cavalry.
POW 4/15/1865 Fairmouth at Battle of Five Forks, Va.
Postwar he attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pa. after the war; established medical practice in Brentsville, Va.; married Margaret Hore, daughter of Navy surgeon Walter Holt; father of Mary Ada Bowen and Walter Bowen.
The 4th Cavalry Regiment, "Escorts to Gen. Stonewall Jackson", completed its organization at Sangster's Cross Roads, Prince William County, Virginia, in September, 1861. Its members were recruited in the counties of Prince William, Chesterfield, Madison, Culpeper, Powhatan, Goochland, Hanover, Fauquier, Buckingham, and the City of Richmond.
It participated in the Battle of Williamsburg, the Seven Days' Battles, 2nd Manassas, Maryland campaigns, Fredericksburg, Kelly's Ford, Chancellorsville, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, Todd's Tavern, Spotsylvania, Haw's Shop, Bethesda Church, the Shenandoah Valley with Early and around Appomattox.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Manassas Cemetery, Confederate Section
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Dec 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12646521