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PFC Harry Sharp Bowman
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1922
Death: Jun. 16, 1944
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

Son of Elwood W. Bowman and Bertha Cecelia Martin Bowman.

Harry, who resided on Tyrone Avenue, Minquadale, Delaware, served as a Private First Class with the 20th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" during a Japanese counter-attack on Saipan while covering a change of position by soldiers of his company.

He had served with the Marines for two years and four months at the time of his death and was decorated with the Navy Cross.

( Burial Location found by: Anne Cady )
 
 
Burial:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Plot: The Plaza
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Mar 28, 2010
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PFC Harry Sharp Bowman
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PFC Harry Sharp Bowman
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PFC Harry Sharp Bowman
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- Corey & Douglas Marshall-Steele
 Added: Aug. 14, 2014

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 26, 2010
One of Delaware's Heros!
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 26, 2010
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