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Pvt. (CSA), Joshua Bowman

Birthdate:
Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Death: April 02, 1865 (32)
Virginia, United States (On April 2, 1865, he was reported killed "in breastworks" on the south side of Petersburg, Virginia.)
Place of Burial: Bethlehem, Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Bowman and Sarah Bowman
Husband of ELiza C. Camila Moser
Father of Hulda Aquilla Austin; Quincey Elmore Bowman; Antha Minerva Bowman; Myra Ellen Starnes and Harriet Lovanse Miller
Brother of (CSA), Jacob Bowman; Pvt. (CSA), David Bowman; Elizabeth Lovina Stine; Daniel Wilson Bowman; Pvt. (CSA), Wilson Bowman and 9 others

Managed by: Jim Wile
Last Updated:

About Pvt. (CSA), Joshua Bowman

CIVIL WAR - CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY *\

  • PVT JOSHUA BOWMAN * b 3 Oct 1832 - d 2 Apr 1865

-Pvt. Joshua Bowman was the son of Joseph and Sarah Bowman.

-Joshua married Eliza Moser, Catawba Co., N.C. on Aug. 5, 1857.

  • PVT CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY *

Name: Joshua Bowman

Residence: Alexander County, North Carolina

Enlistment Date: 8 Aug 1862

Enlistment Place: Iredell County, North Carolina

Side Served: Confederacy

State Served: North Carolina

Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 8 August 1862 at the age of 30.

Enlisted in Company F, 37th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 8 Aug 1862.

  • Killed Company F, 37th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 2 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA.

- Joshua was wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1-5, 1863, he was hospitalized in the hospital on David's Island, New York Harbor, on or about July 17, 1863. He was paroled and transferred to City Point, Virginia, where he was received on September 16, 1863, for exchange. He returned to duty in January-February 1864. On July 30, 1864, he was hospitalized in Richmond, Virginia, with a gunshot wound to the left arm. The place and date of the wound was not reported. Returning to duty in September-October 1864, he was present or accounted for through February 1865. On April 2, 1865, he was reported killed "in breastworks" on the south side of Petersburg, Virginia. - Ralph Lee Bowman

Added: Feb. 27, 2009

Birth: Oct. 3, 1832 North Carolina, USA Death: Apr. 2, 1865 Virginia, USA

  • CIVIL WAR *
  • CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY *
  • PVT JOSHUA BOWMAN * b 3 Oct 1832 - d 2 Apr 1865

-Pvt. Joshua Bowman was the son of Joseph and Sarah Bowman.

-Joshua married Eliza Moser, Catawba Co., N.C. on Aug. 5, 1857.

  • PVT CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY * Name: Joshua Bowman Residence: Alexander County, North Carolina Enlistment Date: 8 Aug 1862 Enlistment Place: Iredell County, North Carolina Side Served: Confederacy State Served: North Carolina Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 8 August 1862 at the age of 30. Enlisted in Company F, 37th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 8 Aug 1862.
  • Killed Company F, 37th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 2 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA.

-Additional Info. Below Provided- by: Ralph Lee Bowman-

- Joshua was wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1-5, 1863, he was hospitalized in the hospital on David's Island, New York Harbor, on or about July 17, 1863. He was paroled and transferred to City Point, Virginia, where he was received on September 16, 1863, for exchange. He returned to duty in January-February 1864. On July 30, 1864, he was hospitalized in Richmond, Virginia, with a gunshot wound to the left arm. The place and date of the wound was not reported. Returning to duty in September-October 1864, he was present or accounted for through February 1865. On April 2, 1865, he was reported killed "in breastworks" on the south side of Petersburg, Virginia. - Ralph Lee Bowman Added: Feb. 27, 2009

Your sacrifice has not been forgotten! - Martha Reid 19 UDC

Added: Jul. 29, 2010 
A True Southern Hero - Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. 
Added: Nov. 6, 2009 

-Appreciation-

Thank you to Susan Bowman for visiting the gravesite of Pvt Joshua Bowman and for providing the marker stone photo for this memorial page in honor of Soldier Pvt Joshua Bowman.

Also, Thank you, to Ralph Lee Bowman, for his adding of the additional information of Soldier Pvt Bowman.

  • SEE* Brother: Pvt Wilson Bowman for more on the family of Soldier Pvt Joshua Bowman.

-Burial-

-Shiloh Lutheran Church- Hickory, NC 28601

Family links:

Parents:
 Joseph Bowman (1803 - 1863)
 Sarah Little Bowman (1808 - 1884)
Spouse:
 Eliza Camille Moser Bowman (1836 - 1925)*
Children:
 Quincey Elmore Bowman (1858 - 1944)*
 Antha Minerva Bowman (1859 - 1872)*
 Myra Ellen Bowman Starnes (1860 - 1944)*
 Harriet Lovanse Bowman (1862 - 1912)*
 Hulda Aquilla Bowman Austin (1864 - 1944)*
  • Calculated relationship

Burial: Shiloh Cemetery Bethlehem (Alexander County) Alexander County North Carolina, USA

Created by: Autumn Record added: Mar 12, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 25220113

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Pvt. (CSA), Joshua Bowman's Timeline

1832
October 3, 1832
North Carolina, United States
1858
May 1, 1858
Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
1859
June 23, 1859
Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
1860
October 19, 1860
Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
1862
January 31, 1862
Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
1864
July 8, 1864
Alexander County, North Carolina, United States
1865
April 2, 1865
Age 32
Virginia, United States
April 2, 1865
Age 32
Shiloh Cemetery, Bethlehem, Alexander County, North Carolina, United States