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Edward James Zahn

government official , lawyer

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