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Barry Morris Goldwater
Birth: Jan. 1, 1909
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Death: May 29, 1998
Paradise Valley
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

US Senator. He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II as a Lieutenant Colonel and pilot making supply runs in the Asian Theatre (he remained in the Air Force Reserves and retired with the rank of Major General in 1962). He was elected as a Senator from Arizona to the United States Senate, serving first from 1953 to 1965, then from 1969 to 1987. In 1964 he was the Republican nominee for United States President, running with New York Congressman William E. Miller was his Vice-Presidential Candidate. He lost the election to incumbent President Lyndon Baines Johnson, who soundly defeated him by a wide margin. When he retired from the Senate in 1987, he had served a total of 30 years. He died in Paradise Valley, Arizona in 1998. His son, Barry M. Goldwater Jr., served as a Congressman from California. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Baron M Goldwater (1866 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Johnson Goldwater (1909 - 1985)
 
Burial:
Christ Church of the Ascension
Paradise Valley
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 04, 1998
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REST IN PEACE,MR.GOLDWATER.I ADMIRED YOU SO MUCH
- T.G.
 Added: Aug. 8, 2014
Brother Goldwater, rest in peace sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 11, 2014

- Lazer
 Added: Jun. 5, 2014
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