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Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1916-2005

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Jennings Bryan Dorn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-WJBD
Abstract W.J. Bryan Dorn began his career in public service by representing Greenwood County in the S.C. House of Representatives, 1939-1940, and the S.C. Senate, 1941-1942. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and served for eighteen months in the European theater. Returning to his political career in 1947, he was elected to represent the 3rd District in the U.S. Congress and served for thirteen terms through 1974. Dorn was active in the leadership of the South Carolina Democratic Party and served...
Dates: 1912 - 2006