Richard Bernard Vail

Richard Bernard Vail

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 29 Jul 1955 (aged 59)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 2, Block 4, Lot 4
Memorial ID 19829323 · View Source
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US Congressman. During World War I, he served as a US Army Infantry 1st Lieutenant. After the war, he was successful in the manufacture of steel products and was chairman of the Vail Manufacturing Company, Chicago. In 1947, he was elected as a Republican to the Eightieth Congress, served until 1949 and was reelected to the Eighty-second Congress in 1951, serving until 1953.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 11 Jun 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19829323
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Bernard Vail (31 Aug 1895–29 Jul 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19829323, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .