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 Samuel Millard Bowman

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Samuel Millard Bowman

  • Birth 3 Jan 1815 Briar Creek, Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 4 Jun 1885 Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Block A, Lot 263
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  • Memorial ID 6325498

Civil War Union Brevet Major General. He served during the Civil War first as the Major of the 4th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry, then as Colonel and commander of the 84th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted both Brigadier and Major General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services during the war". However, his Brigadier General brevet was confirmed by the United States Senate to rank from that day, but his Major General brevet was not confirmed until March 3, 1869.

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  • Originally Created by: Bill Walker
  • Added: 6 Apr 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6325498
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Millard Bowman (3 Jan 1815–4 Jun 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6325498, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .