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machine company executive

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, 1939-1940;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, Baltimore, since 1954;Chairman of the Board, president, Ellicott Machine Corporation, since 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.

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.

father:
Hugh Horatio Bowe

mother:
Clara Magdalene (Heiby) Bowe

spouse:
Virginia Welbourn Cooley

child:
Richard Welbourn Bowe

child:
Michael Ames Bowe

child:
Peter Armistead Bowe