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Howard Franklin Bowker


Born in Minnesota. Served in the U.S. Navy in World War I and World War II. Retired as Lieutenant Commander. Married to Violette with three sons. 

Author of A Numismatic Bibliography of the Far East (1943) published by the American Numismatic Society. 

Author of many articles on Asian coins. 

He died in Oakland, California, and is buried at Arlington National Cemetery. 

Obit:CW 7/29/70,  NN 8/11/1970: DOB: SSDI

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies


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