Sep. 6, 2000 Alexandria Alexandria City Virginia, USA
US Congressman. Elected to represent Missouri's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1943 to 1949. Also served as Judge of the United States Court of Claims from 1972 to 1982 and Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (1982-1986). Was the co-author of the G.I. Bill of Rights. Son of US Representative Phillip Allen Bennett.