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Bowen, Edmund Johnlocked



Bowen, Edmund John (1898–1980), chemist, was born in Worcester on 29 April 1898, the eldest in the family of two sons and two daughters of Edmund Riley Bowen (b. 1866), headmaster of St John's Elementary School for Boys, Worcester, and his wife, ...

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