Full name: Roscoe Leroy Bowman
Born: March 21, 1900 in Carroll, Iowa, United States
Died: September 24, 1964 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Affiliations: US Navy, (USA)
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Brother of William Bowman.
Roscoe Bowman fenced Ã©pÃ©e for the US at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics. His brother, [William] was also an Olympic fencer for the USA, at Stockholm in 1912. Bowman was a career military officer, who eventually reached the rank of Rear Admiral. In World War II he was awarded the Legion of Merit with a Combat âVâ for meritorious service in July 1945 during extended offensive operations against Japan, while directing his air group. For his services in World War II, Bowman received awards from the governments of Brazil, Spain, Peru, Chile, and the Philippines.
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||Men's Sabre, Individual||United States||USA||7T p5 r1/3|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||Men's Sabre, Team||United States||USA||5|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||United States||USA||Round One||Pool Five||7T||1920-08-25||3||5|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||United States||USA||Final Pool||5||1920-08-24||3||4|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||United States||USA||Final Pool||Team Bout 17||2||1920-08-24||NED 11, USA 5||5||0|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||United States||USA||Final Pool||Team Bout 24||1||1920-08-24||USA 10, DEN 6||10||3|
|1920 Summer||20||Antwerpen||Fencing||United States||USA||Final Standings||5||1920-08-24|