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September 8, 1990 | From the Associated Press
Edward Bowles, an electrical engineer who played an important role in developing radar in World War II, has died of Parkinson's disease after suffering a series of strokes. He was 92. His family said he died Wednesday in a Weston, Mass., nursing home. As a consultant to the secretary of war, Bowles was asked to devise a way to combat German submarines that were sinking merchant ships in the North Atlantic.
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September 8, 1990 | From the Associated Press
Edward Bowles, an electrical engineer who played an important role in developing radar in World War II, has died of Parkinson's disease after suffering a series of strokes. He was 92. His family said he died Wednesday in a Weston, Mass., nursing home. As a consultant to the secretary of war, Bowles was asked to devise a way to combat German submarines that were sinking merchant ships in the North Atlantic.
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