Lawrence R. Larsen

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Lawrence R. Larsen (March 23, 1897 – March 2, 1965) was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

Biography[edit]

Larsen was born to Danish immigrants in Racine, Wisconsin.[1] During World War I, he served in the United States Army.[2] He died on March 2, 1965 after emergency heart surgery for a ruptured artery.[3]

Political career[edit]

Larsen was a member of the Assembly in 1951 and 1953. Additionally, he was Chief Clerk of the Wisconsin State Senate from 1935 to 1945 and again from 1955 until his death.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biographical Sketch of Lawrence R. Larsen". Racine County Wisconsin History. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  2. ^ "Larsen, Lawrence R. 1897". Wisconsin Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  3. ^ a b "Chief Clerk of State Senate Dies". Oshkosh Daily Northwestern. March 3, 1965. p. 42. Retrieved June 19, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication - free to read