This Day in Georgia Civil War History
July 24, 1863
Richmond Newspaper Reported Bowen’s Death
Death of Gen. Bowen. Gainesville, July 23 –To Gen. S. Cooper: Major Gen. J. S. Bowen died of [dyden]tery on the 16th, between Raymond and Clinton. The service has loss one of the ablest and gallant officers. (Signed,) J. C. Pemberton, Lt. Gen.