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Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) Service Medal

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This service medal was awarded to Lieutenant John W. Bowman of Westborough. His tenth generation grandson, Gary Bowman, brought it to the 2017 scanning day.

Military furlough paper for John W. Bowman

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Document granting John W. Bowman, a citizen of Westborough who was a Lieutenant in the G.A.R., a fifteen day furlough. His tenth generation grandson, Gary Bowman, brought it to the 2017 scanning day.

Military discharge paper for John W. Bowman

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Military discharge paper for John W. Bowman, a citizen of Westborough who served as a Lieutenant in the G.A.R. His tenth generation grandson, Gary Bowman, brought it to the 2017 scanning day.

Military Officers during the American Civil War

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"Surgeon A. W. Whitney on right. Chaplain Gaylord at door of tent & Lt. Col. Baeheldir[?]. Lt. Geo. H. Bush next on left. Capt. W. H. Jackson next [on left] to Bush. & Sergeant William Pfaff. 1893 - Of these named all are now dead with the exception…

Charles H. Hovey

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"Charles H. Hovey. 1st Lieut. Co. D., July 1861. Appointed Captain Co. K., Nov. 6, 1861. Wounded at Antietam, Sept. 17, 1862. Detached as Brigade Inspector on General Robinson's Staff - 1863. Badly wounded in leg at Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. Promoted…