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John Albert Carroll

  • Birth 30 Jul 1901 Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
  • Death 31 Aug 1983 Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
  • Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
  • Plot Sec S, Site 6089
  • Memorial ID 7774946

U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator. During World War I, he served in the U.S. Army, (1918-19). After the war, he graduated from Westminster Law School, was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Denver, Colorado. He was an assistant United States district attorney, (1933-34), District Attorney of Denver, (1937-41) and regional attorney for the Office of Price Administration, (1942-1943). During World War II, he served as a Major in the U.S. Army, (1943-45). After the war, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eightieth and Eighty-first Congresses, serving (1947-51). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he served as a special assistant to President Harry Truman, (1951-52). In 1956, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate, serving until 1963. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he lived in retirement until his death at age 82.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 18 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7774946
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Albert Carroll (30 Jul 1901–31 Aug 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7774946, citing Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .