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Edward James Zahn

Edward James Zahn, American lawyer, government official. Served to sergeant Army of the United States, 1943-1946.; Member American, Wisconsin, Racine County bar associations, Psi Upsilon. Elk.

Background

  • Zahn, Edward James was born on September 7, 1921 in Racine, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Edward James and Ruth Margaret (Hanneman) Z.: Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1946.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, Marquette U., 1948.

    Career

    • Bar, 1948; practiced in Racine, 1948-1956. Special consultant on special projects to President, White House, 1957. Special assistant secretary labor, 1957-1959.

      Founder firm Karcher & Zahn, Burlington, Wisconsin, 1960. Candidate for district attorney, Racine County, 1950, for United States Congress, 1960. Campaign chairman Racine County Republican Party, 1956, also director Campaign chairman Racine County chapter American Red Cross, 1951, now director.

      Director Community Chest, Safety Council, Child Guidance Clinic.

    Membership

    Served to sergeant Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American, Wisconsin, Racine County bar associations, Psi Upsilon.

    Connections

    • Married Catherine Ann Hood, November 13, 1943. Children: Edward James III, Catherine E., Russell H., Jeffrey A.
    • father: Edward James Bachelor of Arts
    • mother: Ruth Margaret (Hanneman) Z.: Bachelor of Arts
    • spouse: Catherine Ann Hood
    • children: Edward James III Zahn
    • Catherine E. Zahn
    • Russell H. Zahn
    • Jeffrey A. Zahn
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    Born September 7, 1921
    Died October 5, 1962
    (aged 41)
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