Henry C. Bowers(1845 - 1915)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company E, enlisting as Private on 15 June 1861. Appointed 3rd Corporal March 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Wounded again in action at Ocean Pond, Florida February 20, 1864. Wounded through left thigh and ankle at Drewry's Bluff, Virginia May 16, 1864. Admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital, Macon, Georgia, November 4, 1864, on account gun shot wound, and transferred November 18, 1864, place not stated. Home on wounded furlough close of war.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Ranger951.
|Birth Date: 06/24/1845 Birth State: GA |
Death Date: 01/18/1915 Death Place: Crawford County, GA
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/6th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 9614]
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