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DAVID WHITEHOUSE BECHTEL


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1929-1930 Republican
1931-1932 Republican
1933-1934 Republican
 Counties   Schuylkill

Biography

12/09/1895 - 02/16/1967

BECHTEL, David Whitehouse, a Representative from Schuylkill County; born in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa., December 9, 1895; graduated, Pottsville High School, 1914; graduated, Dickinson College School of Law; served, United States Navy (1918-1919, World War I); lawyer; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1929 term; reelected to  serve 2 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1935 term; unsuccesful campaign, United States Congress (1934); died, February 16, 1967 in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.