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 Albert Sidney Johnson Carnahan

Albert Sidney Johnson Carnahan

Birth
Ellsinore, Carter County, Missouri, USA
Death 24 Mar 1968 (aged 71)
Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Mill Spring, Wayne County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 18252 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Diplomat. Served during World War I in the United States Navy. Elected to represent Missouri's 8th District in the United States House of Representatives on two different occasions. Served first from 1947 to 1949, then from 1949 to 1961. Appointed as United States Ambassador to Sierra Leone, he served at that post from 1961 to 1963. He was the father of Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan, and the father-in-law of Missouri Senator Jean Carnahan.

Bio by: Russ Dodge



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  • Added: 3 Nov 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18252
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Sidney Johnson Carnahan (9 Jan 1897–24 Mar 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18252, citing Carson Hill Cemetery, Mill Spring, Wayne County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .