Edward H. Kruse
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Indiana's 4th district
January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951
|Preceded by||George W. Gillie|
|Succeeded by||E. Ross Adair|
Edward Herman Kruse
October 22, 1918
Fort Wayne, Indiana
|Died||January 4, 2000 (aged 81)|
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1942–1945|
Early life and career
Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Kruse attended South Side High School in his hometown. He graduated in 1942 from the predecessor of the now Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law after attending Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. He became a lawyer in private practice.
World War II
served in the United States Navy from 1942 to 1945, where he attained the rank of lieutenant commander.
Later career and death
He served as judge of Allen County Superior Court No. 2, Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1952.
He died on January 4, 2000, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
- "Edward Herman Kruse, LCDR USN, 1918 2000". Arlington National Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Edward H. Kruse (id: K000334)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
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