Robert M. Bowman

Robert M. Bowman UKNUnknown

US Air Force officer

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Robert M. BowmanUKNUnknown US Air Force officer
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Age at Death1934-2013
FLResidence (state)

Robert M. Bowman (September 19, 1934 – August 22, 2013) was a former director of advanced space programs development for the U.S. Air Force in the Ford and Carter administrations, and a former United States Air Force lieutenant colonel with 101 combat missions. He received a Ph.D. in aeronautics and nuclear engineering from the California Institute of Technology. Bowman, the father of theologian Robert M. Bowman, Jr., was the founding archbishop of the United Catholic Church, an "independent Catholic fellowship" created in 1996 and held to be connected through apostolic succession to the Old Catholic Churches. Bowman retired as archbishop in June 2006. He was consecrated as bishop on 18 April 1996 by Bishop William Dennis Donovan (1943–1997), assisted by Bishops Orlando Hyppolitus Lima y Aguirre (1934–2009) and Grant W. Cover (born 1965). Additionally, he was executive director of Christian Support Ministries. Bowman was a prominent figure in the 9/11 Truth movement.

Education5 - 5 of 3
California Institute of Technology
PhD
1966
Air Force Institute of Technology
MS
1961
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
BS Aeronautical Engineering
1956
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
Democratic Executive Committee
2005
Organizer
Brevard for Kerry
2004
Advisor
Numerous Members of Congress
1982
Archbishop Primate
United Catholic Church
1996 - Current
Executive Vice President
Millenium III Corporation
1982 - Current
President
Institute for Space and Security Studies
1982 - Current
Lieutenant Colonel
United States Air Force
1956 - 1978
Other Experience1 - 6 of 6
Tiger Bay Club
2006
Veterans for Peace
1984 - Current
Delegate
Unispace 82
1982
American Physical Security
1962 - Current
Tau Beta Phi
1956 - Current
Associate Fellow
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
1953 - Current