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lawyer , former United States senator.

Frank Church, lawyer, former United States senator. Recipient nat. award American Legion Oratorical Contest, 1941, Joffre Debate medal Stanford, 1947; One of Ten Outstanding Young Men award National Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1957. Served as First lieutenant Military Intelligence Army of the United States, World World War World War II.

Background

Church, Frank was born on July 25, 1924 in Boise, Idaho, United States. Son of Frank Forrester and Laura (Bilderback) Church.

Education

Student, Harvard University, 1948.

Career

Bar: Idaho 1950, District of Columbia 1981. Practiced in, Boise, until 1956, United States senator from, Idaho, 1957-1981, chairman foreign relations committee, 1979-1981. Chairman Special Committee on Aging, 1971-1978.

Select Committee Study Governmental Operations in Intelligence Activities, 1975-1976. Co-chairman Special Committee on National Emergencies and Delegated Emergency Powers, 1973-1976. Partner firm Whitman & Ransom, Washington, 1981-1984.

Member United States Mission to United Nations, 1966. State chairman Idaho Young Democrats, 1952, 54, nat. convention, 1960, Presidential candidate, 1976.

Membership

Served as First lieutenant Military Intelligence Army of the United States, World World War World War II.

Connections

Married Bethine Clark, June 21, 1947. Children: Frank Forrester, Chase.

father:
Frank Forrester Church

mother:
Laura (Bilderback) Church

spouse:
Bethine Clark

child:
Frank Forrester Church

child:
Chase Church