|Description||Wooden drum canteen, 11 staves, iron bands, 3 iron sling loops, no sling, no stopper, spout missing, "JHB" carved into face|
|Dimensions||W-7 D-2.5 inches|
|Owned||John H. Bowman|
|Owner Regiment||2nd Georgia Battalion, "Floyd's Rifles"|
|Event||Battle of Gettysburg|
|Provenance||This canteen was worn by John H. Bowman of the 2nd Georgia Battalion, Wright's/ Pickett's Division. Bowman was mortally wounded on July 3, 1863 at the battle of Gettysburg while participating in Pickett's Charge.|
Bowman, John H.
Battle of Gettysburg