John Albert Carroll

John Albert Carroll

Birth
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Death 30 Aug 1983 (aged 82)
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Plot Section S, Site 6089
Memorial ID 7774946 · View Source
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US Congressman, US 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 1901–30 Aug 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7774946, citing Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .