SATTERFIELD, David Edward, III, (son of David Edward Satterfield, Jr.),
a Representative from Virginia; born in Richmond, Va., December 2,
1920; educated in the public schools, St. Christophers Preparatory School, the
University of Richmond, and the University of Virginia at Charlottesville;
served in the United States Navy from January 1942 to December 1945; member of
the Naval Air Reserve since 1946; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1948
and commenced the practice of law in Richmond, Va.; assistant United States
attorney, 1950-1953; councilman, city of Richmond, 1954-1956; served in the
State house of delegates, 1960-1964; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth
and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965-January 3, 1981); was
not a candidate for reelection in 1980 to the Ninety-seventh Congress; resumed
the practice of law in Washington, D.C., and Arlington, Va.; was a resident of
Richmond, Va., until his death there on September 30, 1988.
BibliographyRalph Nader Congress Project.
Citizens Look at Congress: David E. Satterfield, 3d, Democratic
Representative from Virginia. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers,