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Capt Bowles Edward Armistead

Capt Bowles Edward Armistead

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Death 16 Oct 1916 (aged 78)
Burial Upperville, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 15833761 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Officer. With the war of 1861-1865 commenced, Bowles enlisted as a Corporal on July 24, 1861 into Company A, 6th Virginia Cavalry. He entered the officer ranks on April 20, 1862 with a promotion of 1st Lieutenant, and would be wounded in action three times during his service for country and state before the cessation of war in 1865. He was the brother of Lewis Armistead, the fearless Confederate brigadier general who fell on Cemetery Ridge, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in 1863.



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  • Created by: Stonewall
  • Added: 21 Sep 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15833761
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Bowles Edward Armistead (26 Apr 1838–16 Oct 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15833761, citing Ivy Hill Cemetery, Upperville, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Stonewall (contributor 46536634) .