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Walter Stephan Baring, Jr

  • Birth 9 Sep 1911 Goldfield, Esmeralda County, Nevada, USA
  • Death 13 Jul 1975 Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA
  • Memorial ID 7151928

U.S. Congressman. Graduating from the University of Nevada, in 1934, he was a school teacher and was a member of the Nevada State Assembly, (1936-42). During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy, (1942-45). After the war, he was a member of the Reno City Council, (1947-48). In 1949, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first and Eighty-second Congresses, serving until 1953. He was again elected to the Eighty-fifth Congress and to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving (1957-73). He died of heart and lung failure at age 63.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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WALTER STEPHAN BARING, JR.
SEPT. 9, 1911 - JULY 13, 1975
UNITED STATES CONGRESSMAN - NEVADA
10 TERMS - AT LARGE
A CHRISTIAN MAN
WHO LOVED HIS FAMILY,
STATE, AND COUNTRY.


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  • Added: 5 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7151928
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Stephan Baring, Jr (9 Sep 1911–13 Jul 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7151928, citing Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .