Pvt James Eger Bowers was the son of Monroe Edgar Bowers and Safrona Magnolia Goddard.
He died of wounds, serving with the 26th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Company H

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 6 July 1923
  • Date of death: 24 December 1945
  • County: Blount
  • Hometown: Maryville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 26th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Battle of the Bulge
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Forest Hill Cemetery, Maryville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VI, Middle Panel
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