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Richard Lewis Neuberger

Richard Lewis Neuberger, United States senator, author. Served from Second lieutenant to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945.; Member American Polar Society (director), Society Military Engineers, Veterans Foreign, Wars, Oregon State Grange, Pi Tau Pi.

Background

  • Neuberger, Richard Lewis was born on December 26, 1912 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Isaac and Ruth (Lewis) Neuberger.

  • Education

    • Student of University Oregon, 1930-1935.

    Career

    • Newspaperman, writer, since 1928. N.W. correspondent New York Times, 1939-1954. Oregon state senator, 13th District, 1948-1954.

      United States senator from Oregon, since 1955.

    Works

    • Author: An Army of the Aged (with Kelley Loe), 1936. Integrity—The Life of George W. Norris (with Stephen B. Kahn), 1937. Our Promised Land, 1938.

      The Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1951. Royal Canadian Mounted Police, 1953. Adventures in Politics—We go to the Legislature, 1954.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served from Second lieutenant to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Polar Society (director), Society Military Engineers, Veterans Foreign, Wars, Oregon State Grange, Pi Tau Pi. Clubs: City, Tualatin Country (Portland).

    Connections

    • Married Maurine Brown, December 20, 1945.
    • father: Isaac Neuberger
    • mother: Ruth (Lewis) Neuberger
    • spouse: Maurine Brown
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    Born December 26, 1912
    Died March 9, 1960
    (aged 47)
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