|Member of the Ohio Senate|
from the 19th district
January 12, 1972-December 31, 1972
|Preceded by||James K. Leedy|
|Succeeded by||Tom Van Meter|
|Born||October 10, 1916|
Coshocton, Ohio, United States
|Died||April 26, 2003 (aged 86)|
Coschocton, Ohio, United States
Kenneth French Berry (October 10, 1916 – April 26, 2003) was a member of the Ohio General Assembly. He served the 19th District of the Ohio Senate in 1972. He lost the primary election, and thus served less than a year after being appointed.
Early life and military service[edit | edit source]
Berry attended Ohio Wesleyan University and University of Michigan Law School. Berry joined the United States Army on February 18, 1942. He was a veteran of World War II. Served over 4 years in the Armed Services including 42 months overseas. Served in Papaun, Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Netherland East Indies and Philippine Campaigns. He achieved the rank of first lieutenant.
References[edit | edit source]
- "Personalities in and around Coshocton: Kenneth Berry", The Coshocton Ohio Tribune, September 21, 1954, page 4.
- "Index Record for Kenneth F Berry WWII Army Enlistment Records", (Army Serial Number 35276221), Fold3 by Ancestry.com website. Retrieved December 1, 2020.
- "State Senator Kenneth F. Berry Is Cabdidate For Re-Election", The Daily Reporter, Dover, Ohio, October 29, 1964, page 21.
- "Lt. Kenneth Berry to Resume Law Practice Here", The Coshocton Tribune, volume 37, number 157, February 4, 1946, page 1.
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- Kenneth F. Berry at Find a Grave
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