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George T. Bowman Edit Profile

officer , United States Army

George T. Bowman, officer, United States Army. member general staff corps, United States Army, 1917-1921, War Department general staff, general headquarters, Advertising Educational Foundation; Member Veterans Association (74th regiment National Guard New York), Cavalry Association (Philadelphia).

Background

Bowman, George T. was born on June 12, 1869 in Buffalo. Son of Dennis and Alice (Mills) Bowman.

Education

Student Institute Politics, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1923. Graduated from Army War College, Washington, 1922. Graduated from Nava War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1923.

Career

1 son, John William (deceased). Cadet, enlisted man, officer 74th regiment National Guard, New York, 1885-1897. Captain 65th New York volunteer infantry, 1898.

Lieutenant 36th United States volunteer infantry, 1899-1801. Lieutenant to colonel United States Cavalry, 1901-1933, brigadier general, (retired), since 1940. Active service, Spanish-American War, 1898.

P.I., 1899-1804; Cuba, Army of Cuban Pacification, 1906-1909. Mexican border, Mexico, Punitive Expedition, 1915-1916. France, Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany, 1918-1919.

Member general staff corps, United States Army, 1917-1921, War Department general staff, general headquarters, Advertising Educational Foundation. Faculty Army War College, 1923-1925. Chief of staff 62d cavalry division, 1927-1933.

Decoated Distinguished Service Medal, medals, distinguished marksman, United States Army, Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, Army of Cuban Pacification, Mexican Punitive Expedition, World War I (battle stars), occupation of Germany). Legion of Honor (France).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Our Military Rifle, 1909. How to Shoot the United States Rifle, 1914.

Membership

Member general staff corps, United States Army, 1917-1921, War Department general staff, general headquarters, Advertising Educational Foundation. Member Veterans Association (74th regiment National Guard New York), Cavalry Association (Philadelphia). Clubs: Army and Navy Country (Washington), Fort Monmouth Officers’.

Connections

Married Lillian Elizabeth Burrows, June 24, 1896 (died March 6, 1946).

father:
Dennis Bowman

mother:
Alice (Mills) Bowman

spouse:
Lillian Elizabeth Burrows