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William Howard Harsha, Jr
Birth: Jan. 1, 1921
Portsmouth
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 2010
Portsmouth
Scioto County
Ohio, USA

US Congressman. A member of the Republican Party, he served Ohio's 6th District in the US House of Representatives from 1961 to 1981. He received his BA from Kenyon College, prior to serving in the US Marine Corps during World War II. Upon returning home, he attained his law degree from Western Reserve University in 1947, and served as assistant city solicitor of Portsmouth from 1947 to 1951; he served as Scioto County Prosecutor from 1951 to 1955. During his tenure in the US Congress, Harsha contributed to such notable legislation as the Highway Safety Act, Economic Development Act and the Water Pollution Control Act. He died from complications after hip surgery. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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Greenlawn Cemetery
Portsmouth
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 15, 2010
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