|John L. Bohn|
|Born||John Louis Bohn
August 2, 1872
Two Rivers, Wisconsin, U.S.
|Died||April 20, 1955
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Bohn was in the hotel and restaurant business in Michigan and Wisconsin. He served on the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors from 1898 to 1902. In 1916, Bohn was elected to the Milwaukee Common Council. He was president of the council when Mayor Carl Zeidler resigned in 1942 to serve in the U.S. Navy. Bohn became acting mayor after Zeidler's resignation. In 1944 Bohn was elected to a full mayoral term. In 1948, he was succeeded by Frank Zeidler, Carl Zeidler's brother.
- Milwaukee Public Library Digital Collections. "Milwaukee Mayors: John Louis Bohn". Retrieved June 7, 2017.
- "John L. Bohn, Ex Mayor Dies at 87". Milwaukee Sentinel, April 7, 1955, part 1, p. 1.
- "Wedded 62 Years, Bohn Lost Zest for Life After Wife Died". Milwaukee Sentinel, April 21, 1955, part 1, p. 14.
|Mayor of Milwaukee
|This article about a mayor in Wisconsin is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|