Alvin Morell Bentley, III

Alvin Morell Bentley, III

Birth
Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
Death 10 Apr 1969 (aged 50)
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Burial Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section R
Memorial ID 7437850 · View Source
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US Congressman. Elected to represent Michigan's 8th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1953 to 1961. He was defeated in 1962 as Republican. Also served as a Republican Candidate for United States Senator from Michigan in 1960, Delegate to the Michigan State Constitutional Convention from 15th Senatorial District from 1961 to 1962, and Republican Candidate for Michigan State Board of Education. He was wounded in an attack by Puerto Rican Nationalists on the floor of the House of Representatives on March 1, 1954, and died on April 10. 1969.


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  • Added: 13 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7437850
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alvin Morell Bentley, III (30 Aug 1918–10 Apr 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7437850, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .