Louis Gary Clemente

Louis Gary Clemente

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 13 May 1968 (aged 59)
Jamaica, Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot Section: 041, Row: E, Plot: 014
Memorial ID 6397946 · View Source
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US Congressman. He attended the LaSalle Military Academy, received a commission in the US Army Reserves in 1929, graduated from Georgetown Law School, Washington, D.C., in 1931, was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Washington, D.C. During World War II, he served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army and after the war he was a member of the New York City Council, (1946-49). In 1949, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first and Eighty-second Congresses, serving until 1953. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was an executive vice president for the companies of Unexcelled Chemical, Premier Chemical and Modene Paint, until his death at age 59.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 7 May 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6397946
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louis Gary Clemente (10 Jun 1908–13 May 1968), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6397946, citing Saint John Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .