Walter Hunt (Wisconsin)

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For the mechanic, see Walter Hunt. For the author, see Walter H. Hunt. For the artist, see W. Ben Hunt.

Walter Hunt was a member of the Wisconsin State Senate.

Biography[edit]

Hunt was born on September 5, 1868 in Kingston, Wisconsin.[1] He graduated from Valparaiso University. Later, he enlisted in the United States Army.

Political career[edit]

Hunt was elected to the Senate in 1924 as a Republican. In 1934, he was a candidate in the Wisconsin Progressive Party primary for the United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin's 9th congressional district, losing to Merlin Hull.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biographical. Wisconsin Blue Book. Retrieved 2014-02-04. 
  2. ^ "WI District 9 - PRG Primary". Our Campaigns.com. Retrieved 2014-02-04.