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GREEN, William Joseph, Jr., (father of William Joseph Green),
a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., March 5, 1910;
attended the parochial schools and was graduated from St. Josephs Preparatory School; attended St.
Josephs College, Philadelphia, Pa.; engaged in business as an insurance broker in Philadelphia, Pa., in
1937; served in the United States Army as a private in the Quartermaster Corps from March 22,
1944, to December 4, 1944; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-ninth Congress (January 3,
1945-January 3, 1947); unsuccessful for reelection in 1946 to the Eightieth Congress; elected to the
Eighty-first and to the seven succeeding Congresses, and served from January 3, 1949, until his death
in Philadelphia, Pa., December 21, 1963; interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.