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Woodrow Adolph Schmitz, American lawyer. Decorated Purple Heart. Served to Lieutenant, infantry, Aus, 1942-1946.; Member American Legion, American Veterans, Wisconsin, Manitowoc County (president 1971-1973) bar associations; Mason, Elk.

Background

Schmitz, Woodrow Adolph was born on November 7, 1912 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Edward S. and Clara (Mueller) Schmitz.

Education

Student of University Wisconsin, 1939. Bachelor of Laws, Marquette U., 1942.

Career

Clare. Admitted to Wisconsin bar, 1942. Member firm Schmitz & Schmitz, Manitowoc, from 1942. Commission Circuit Court, Manitowoc, from 1948.

Attorney City of Manitowoc, 1949-1972. Counsel, director Kingsbury Breweries Company, 1950-1960. Director Holiday House Manitowoc.

Secretary Manitowoc Motor Coach Company, Inc. Board of directors Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc, Retarded Children’s Association, Manitowoc.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant, infantry, Aus, 1942-1946. Member American Legion, American Veterans, Wisconsin, Manitowoc County (president 1971-1973) bar associations. Mason, Elk.

Connections

Married Marjorie Gherna, October 7, 1950.

father:
Edward S. Schmitz

mother:
Clara (Mueller) Schmitz

spouse:
Marjorie Gherna