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Podcast Additional Resources: “Levi Bowen & The 7th Pennsylvania Reserves”

Did you hear last week’s discussion with Chris Mackowski and Dan Davis searching for Civil War ancestors, Fredericksburg, Andersonville, and the 7th Pennsylvania Reserves? This week we’ve collected a few blog posts on the subjects, and we hope you’ll enjoy the extra … Continue reading

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ECW Podcast “Levi Bowen & The 7th Pennsylvania Reserves” Is Now Available

Do you have ancestors who fought in the Civil War? The Civil War gets personal for ECW’s Dan Davis in this week’s podcast as he joins Chris Mackowski to talk about a family ancestor, Levi Bowen of the 7th PA … Continue reading

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“Was Taken Prisoner”: A Pennsylvanian in the Wilderness and Andersonville

On May 5, 1864, my wife’s great-great-great grandfather, Levi Bowen, was wounded and taken prisoner in the Battle of the Wilderness. By the spring of 1864, Levi,  a member of Company H, 7th Pennsylvania Reserves was a seasoned veteran. In … Continue reading

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