Civil War Records of Bowman G. Salisbury


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
B 44th MVI
enl. Aug. 29, 1862; must. Sept. 12, 1862 disch. Sept. 30, 1862 at Boston, order Col. Day, a minor Newton student

age 17; Born 1846 in Newton;

in MASSCW as "Salsbury"

E 42nd MVI (100 days) Private; enl. July 20, 1864; must. July 22, 1864 must. out Nov. 11, 1864 Newton Centre clerk

age 18;

in MASSCW as "Salsbury"

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
42nd MVI
Jan. 19, 1907 Invalid 1 355 920 1130 807 Mass.  
April 11, 1911 Widow 962 584 722 290   Eliza E. Salisbury

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  6 pages (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Isaac Davis Post No. 138, Acton, Massachusetts (source:  A. Dean Sargent. Grand Army of the Republic: Civil War Veterans Department of Massachusetts 1866 to 1947.  426.)


Date March 25, 1911
Place Southborough, Mass.
Survived by Eliza E. Salisbury

Additional Information

Lived in Stow, Mass. between 1877 and 1906 (source: pension file).


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