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Bernard James Dwyer
Birth: Jan. 24, 1921
Perth Amboy
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1998
Edison
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA

U.S. Congressman. Born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, he attended Rutgers University and during World War II, he served in the US Navy, (1940-45). After the war, he was a insurance broker, member, Edison Township Council, (1958-69), Mayor of Edison, (1969-73) and served in the New Jersey Senate, (1974-80). In 1981, he was elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-seventh Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until his retirement in 1993. He died of a heart at age 77 in Edison, New Jersey and was the last member of Congress who was also a survivor of the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Saint Gertrudes Roman Catholic Cemetery
Colonia
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 07, 2003
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Bernard James Dwyer
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