Helmar Lewis

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Helmar Lewis (February 7, 1900 – March 6, 1999) was an American politician and lawyer.

Born in McFarland, Wisconsin, Lewis was raised on a farm. He served in the United States Army during World War I. He received his bachelors and law degrees from University of Wisconsin–Madison. He served as District Attorney of Grant County, Wisconsin, city attorney and mayor of Boscobel, Wisconsin. He served in the Wisconsin State Senate 1941-`1944 and resigned to work in the Office of Price Administration during World War II. He then worked in the Wisconsin Public Service Commission as a lawyer. He died in Beloit, Wisconsin.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Senate Joint Resolution 11
  2. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1942,' Biographical Sketch of Helmar Lewis, pg. 30