According to Ancestry.com, Audbrey Arnold Bowles, born July 6, 1920, died October 21, 2015, age 95, in Portland, Maine.
His obituary appears in the Press Herald newspaper website at http://www.legacy.com/guestbooks/mainetoday-pressherald/audbrey-arnold-bowles-condolences/176215522?cid=full. The obituary notes his merchant marine service. Also follow the "Gallery" link for a nearly 7-minute series of photographs of Mr. Bowles and his family.
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