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BowenC3125Private3rd Volunteer Company, 2nd Battalion
Source: QSA roll
(Duke of Cambridge's Own) Middlesex Regiment
BowenC4107Private1st Battalion
Source: QSA roll
Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
BowenC1st Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
BowenC2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
(Duke of Cambridge's Own) Middlesex Regiment
BowenCSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsCape Town Highlanders
BowenC4449Trooperno further trace
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
Steinaecker's Horse
BowenC3rd Battalion
Source: Medal rolls
Cheshire Regiment
BowenCSource: QSA and KSA medal rolls(King's) Shropshire Light Infantry
BowenCSource: QSA and KSA medal rolls63rd Battery, RFA
BowenC E L5th Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Royal Warwickshire Regiment
BowenC O CCaptainMID LG: 4 May 1900, page: 2842. Source: Lieutenant General French. 2 February 1900. Re: Colesberg
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Royal Engineers
BowenC O CCaptainMID LG: 10 September 1901, page: 5935. Source: Field Marshal Roberts. 4 September 1901. Re: General mentions
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Royal Engineers
BowenCharles Argustini Arthur25556Lance CorporalSource: QSA Medal Rolls66th Company, 3rd Btn, IY
BowenCharles Otway ColeCaptainAwarded DSO, LG 27 Sep 1901. MiD by French 2 Feb 1900; Roberts 4 Sep 1901. QSA (6) sent 10 Jul 1903. KSA sent 6 Jun 1903.

QSA (6) RoK Paard Drief Joh DH Belf. KSA

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Royal Engineers, Field Troop, 1st
BowenCharles Otway ColeCaptainBOWEN, CHARLES OTWAY COLE, Captain, was born 30 August 1867. He entered the Royal Engineers 17 February 1888, becoming Lieutenant 17 February 1891, and Captain 17 February 1899. Captain Bowen served in the South African War, 1899-1902, being present at the Relief of Kimberley; at the operations in the Orange Free State, including operations at Paardeberg and action at Driefontein; operations in the Transvaal, including actions near Johannesburg and Diamond Hill; operations in the Transvaal, east of Pretoria, including action at Belfast; operations in Cape Colony, south of Orange River, including action at Colesberg; operations in the Transvaal 30 November 1900 to 31 May 1902. He was mentioned in Despatches [London Gazette, 4 May 1900, and 10 September 1901]; received the Queen's Medal with six clasps, the King's Medal with two clasps, and was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 27 September 1901]: "Charles Otway Cole Bowen, Captain, Royal Engineers. In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa". The Insignia were sent to the Commander-in-Chief in South Africa, and presented by the GOC, Transvaal and Orange Free State, 2 September 1902. He was promoted to Major 1 October 1906, and died at King's Hill, near Harrismith, Orange River Colony, 18 March, 1910. An obituary notice of Major Bowen appeared in the 'Times' of 24 March, 1910.
DSO, QSA (6) RofK Paard Drief Joh D-H Belf (Capt RE), KSA (2) (Capt RE). Lovell 1978 £315. Peter Ireland 1992 £895.
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
Royal Engineers
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