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Catalog Number X1994.63.197
Scope & Content Bowdoin, George Edward
Race: White
Present Address: 1023 Winding Way, Baltimore 10, Md
Address on Entering Service: Rockburn, Elkridge, MD
Eyes: Gray
Weight: 190 lbs.
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Birth Date: Jan 23, 1898
Married or Single:
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name:
Mother's Maiden Name: Julia Morris
Wife's Maiden Name: Harriet Gibbs
Children's Names: Constance, Alice Graham, Henry J., Helen McQueen
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: July 1942
Date and Place of Separation: March 17, 1945
Civilian: Executive
Education: 8 yrs elem; 4 high; 2/3 yr Art
Service School Attended: AVS Course, Quantico Field Artillery
Highest Rank Held: Major
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: Cape Gloucester; New Britain; Peleliu; Palau Islands
Decorations and Citations: Bronze Star Star Dec. 1943; Silver star Jan. 1944; gold Star in lieu of second silver stat Oct. 1944
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service: 3 yrs 7 mos
Continental Service: 20 mos
Foreign Service: 23 mos
Prior Service:
Reason and Authority for Separation: Remianed in Reserve
People Bowdoin, George Edward
Gibbs, Harriet
Graham, Alice
Bowsoin, Henry J
McQueen, Helen
Collection Selective Service Records
Object Name Selective Service Record