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  • sandl942000
    ... Aug ... Bruce. ... on ... Thanks lpydb and jimapril20715. I will check Ebay to see if I can get that book.
    Message 1 of 4 , Dec 1, 2003
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      --- In 20thMass@yahoogroups.com, "jimapril20715" <theaprils@a...>
      wrote:
      > In the regimental history, there is listed a Charles Cowgill
      > credited to Dover , DE. He enlisted as a private in Company H ,
      Aug
      > 29, 1861 at the age of 25. He was comissioned 2nd LT 14 Dec, 1862
      > and promoted to 1st LT 16 May 1863. Roster shows he resigned 9 Mar
      > 1864. I would strongly suggest you get a copy of the regimental
      > history, The Twentieth Massachusetts Volunteers by George A.
      Bruce.
      > Since it was published in 1906, I was lucky to find a reprint copy
      on
      > Ebay. I hope this helps.

      Thanks lpydb and jimapril20715. I will check Ebay to see if I can get
      that book.
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