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Confederate (CSV)


Leander M. Bowen

(1843 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 18, from Diamond Hill, Abbeville District, he enlisted as a Private in Company D, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from Swain.1 Personal details from family genealogists.


1843; Abbeville District, SC


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Swain, Sr., Glen Allan, The Bloody 7th, Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2014, pg. 442  [AotW citation 24434]