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BOWMAN, James Franklin

Servicenumber: 33951122




BOWMAN James F 02


Age: 18
Born: 28 June 1926, Sacramento, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Goos Spring, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Family: Tyson Bowman (father)
Crusie Bowman (mother)
Carrie M. (Young) Bowman (wife)
Judy M. Bowman (daughter)
Rank: Private
Function: Not available
Regiment: 179th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 45th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 31 March 1945
Status: DOW
Place of death: Near Aschaffenburg, Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot C, Row 20, Grave 20
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pvt James F. Bowman enlisted in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania on 28 June 1944.

James was seriously wounded in action in Germany on 30 March 1945 and died the next day.

Source of information: Peter Schouteten,,, – WWII Enlistment Record, - Headstone and Interment Record / Pennsylvania Veteran Compensation Application Files WWII,, – Harrisburg Telegraph Pennsylvania 16 April 1945 
Photo source: – Joel Frampton Gilfert


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