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Pvt Elmer Ellsworth Bowser
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1897
North Apollo
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1957
North Apollo
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

Elmer was the middle child of three for Esther Eretha Jane Edwards and Ephraim Shenandoah Bowser. Elmer was a private in Bat. C, 55th Field Artiliary from May 31, 1917 to Feb 6, 1919. He worked for twenty nine years for the USS Steel Plant in Vandergrift, PA. During these years he worked in the labor gang, the slab mill and the finishing departmant and was a steward with the AFFL, CIO local Union.

Elmer was a fathfull member of the First Church of God, both in Vandergrift and in North Apollo.

Elmer was in the Army during WW1 from May 31 1917 to Feb 10 1919 with Battery C 55th Field Artiliary.

Taken from the Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards 1777-1999 record for Elmer. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ephraim Shenandoah Bowser (1870 - 1939)
  Esther Aretha Edwards Bowser McGuire (1875 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Floss Tomlinson Bowser (1904 - 1993)
 
 Children:
  Elmer Richard LaFleme (1921 - 1988)*
  Charles Eugene Bowser (1926 - 1986)*
  Leona Mae Bowser Dzuriga (1928 - 2011)*
  Dwaine L. Bowser (1931 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Kelly Bowser (1895 - 1968)*
  Elmer Ellsworth Bowser (1897 - 1957)
  Murray Willard Bowser (1903 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1390197/person/-1949828940?pg=32818
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park
Lower Burrell
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Robert Allen Bowser
Record added: Jan 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33395599
Pvt Elmer Ellsworth Bowser
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Pvt Elmer Ellsworth Bowser
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Rest in peace, dear father-in-law.
- Judy Cain Bowser
 Added: Nov. 27, 2013
Thank you Veteran WW 1
- Robert Allen Bowser
 Added: Nov. 27, 2013

- Robert Allen Bowser
 Added: Feb. 24, 2013
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