Harry Darby

Harry Darby

Birth
Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA
Death 17 Jan 1987 (aged 91)
Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA
Burial Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 7890142 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. After graduating from the University of Illinois, in 1917 and served in the US Army as a Captain during the World War I. After the war, he was successful in several business venues and was chairman Kansas State Highway Commission, (1933-37). In 1949, he was appointed as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Clyde M. Reed, serving until 1950. After his term, he resumed his business interests and lived in retirement until his death at age 91.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 23 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7890142
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Darby (23 Jan 1895–17 Jan 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7890142, citing Highland Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .