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Alvin J. Clasen (November 13, 1892 – October 1, 1971) was an American politician.

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, he was the son of Charles A Clasen (1862-1944) and Sophia (Eschenburg) Clasen (1869-1947). Clasen served in the United States Army during World War I. Clasen went to Marquette University and was a laundry operator. In 1943, Clasen served in the Wisconsin State Assembly and was a Republican. In April 1944, Clasen was elected to the Milwaukee Common Council. Clasen died in Mequon, Wisconsin and was buried at Graceland Cemetery in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.[1][2][3]


  1. 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1944,' Biographical Sketch of Alvin J. Clasen, pg. 60
  2. 'Out As Supervisor He Eyes Assembly,' Milwaukee Journal, April 7, 1944, pg.14
  3. 'Alvin Clasen-Death Notice,' Milwaukee Journal, October 4, 1971, part 3, pg. 1

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