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Richard Eugene Bowe

Richard Eugene Bowe, American machine company executive. Decorated Silver Star, Bronze Star, Gold Star. Trustee Gilman School, 1970-1978, Baltimore Museum Art, 1979-1985. Lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1940-1947. Member Army Navy Club, Army Navy Country Club, American Bureau Shipping, Duquesne Club.

Background

  • Bowe, Richard Eugene was born on August 27, 1921 in Van Wert, Ohio, United States. Son of Hugh Horatio and Clara Magdalene (Heiby) Bowe.

  • Education

    • Student, University Michigan, 1940. Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1943. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1949.

    Career

    • Salesman Buck Glass Company, Baltimore, 1949-1954. With Ellicott Machine Corporation, from 1954, chairman board, president, from 1965. Advisory director Arkwright, Boston.

      Board directors First Maryland bank corporation, Baltimore. Advisory director Liberty Mutual Insurance, Boston, 1965-1989, Arkwrignt-Boston Insurance, Malvern, Pennsylvania, since 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Trustee Gilman School, 1970-1978, Baltimore Museum Art, 1979-1985. Lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1940-1947. Member Army Navy Club, Army Navy Country Club, American Bureau Shipping, Duquesne Club.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Welbourn Cooley, May 17, 1947. Children– Richard Welbourn, Michael Ames, Peter Armistead.
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    Born August 27, 1921
    Died August 20, 2001
    (aged 79)
    • 1940
      University Michigan
    • 1943
      United States Naval Academy
    • 1949
      Harvard University
    • 1949 - 1954
      Salesman Buck Glass Company
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States

    Award