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Dr Edwin Russell "Eddie" Durno
Birth: Jan. 26, 1899
Death: Nov. 20, 1976

U.S. Congressman. Born in Linn County, Oregon, he graduated from University of Oregon in 1921, where he was an All American on the college’s basketball team. During World War I, he served as an Infantry Sergeant in the US Army. After the war, he graduated a physician from the University of Oregon in 1921 and practiced medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. During World War II, he served as a Major in the Medical Corps, First Auxiliary Surgical Group, US Army, (1942-45) and was awarded Purple Heart Medal. After the war, he practiced medicine in Medford, Oregon, was on Oregon Board of Medical Examiners, (1947-58), a member of the Oregon State Senate (1958-60) and a delegate to Republican National Conventions in 1960. In 1961, he was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-seventh Congress, serving until 1963. After his term, he resumed the practice of medicine until his death at age 77 in Medford, Oregon. He was also posthumously inducted into the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in the 1980. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Eastwood IOOF Cemetery
Jackson County
Oregon, USA
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Record added: May 10, 2002
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Rest in Peace, Edwin.
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