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  Durno, Edwin R.
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NameEdwin R. Durno
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Medford, Oregon , United States
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Born January 26, 1899
DiedNovember 20, 1976 (77 years)
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Info born on a farm in Linn County, near Albany, Oreg., January 26, 1899; attended public schools in Silverton, Oreg.; University of Oregon at Eugene, B.S., 1921; Harvard University Medical School, M.D., 1927; entered practice of medicine in Boston, Mass.; taught school and was high school athletic coach 1921-1923; during the First World War served in the United States Army as a sergeant of Infantry; served in the Second World War as a major in the Medical Corps, First Auxiliary Surgical Group, 1942-1945; awarded Purple Heart Medal; served on Oregon Board of Medical Examiners, 1947-1958; practiced medicine in Medford, Oreg.; member of the State senate in 1958-1960; delegate to Republican National Conventions in 1960 and 1964; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-seventh Congress (January 3, 1961-January 3, 1963); was not a candidate in 1962 for reelection but was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States Senate; resided in Medford, Oreg., until his death there November 20, 1976; entombment in the International Order of Oddfellows Mausoleum.


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  05/18/1962 OR US Senate - R Primary Lost 34.23% (-15.89%)
  11/08/1960 OR District 4 Won 51.08% (+2.17%)
  05/20/1960 OR District 4 - R Primary Won 61.00% (+22.10%)
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