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Edwin Turner Bowden, Sr. Collection

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Edwin Turner Bowden, Sr. Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Edwin Turner Bowden, Sr.
State of Birth:
TN
 
 
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1914-1918
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1917-1948
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
24th Infantry; 4th Infantry; 15th Infantry
Location of Service
Leon Springs, Texas; El Paso, Texas; Columbus, New Mexico; Deming, New Mexico; Douglas, Arizona; China; Manila (Philippines); Juarez, Mexico
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran was stationed along the Mexican border and was with the 24th Infantry when it battled Pancho Villa's forces in Juarez, Mexico.

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1917-1948
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
VI Corps
Location of Service
North Africa; Algeria; Italy; France; Belgium; Luxemburg; Germany
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [26 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [250 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Memoirs [4 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [3 items] -- Handwritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [15 items] -- Photographs
Photograph: Duplicate [1 item] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of document
Contributor:
Edwin Bowden
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/20694
Subjects:
Bowden Sr., Edwin Turner
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Edwin Turner Bowden, Sr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/20694), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-06-02
 

 

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