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Encyclopedia > Frank Kowalski

Frank Kowalski (October 18, 1907 - October 11, 1974) was a United States Representative from Connecticut. He was born in Meriden, Connecticut where he attended the grade and high schools. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1930, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1937, and studied international relations at Columbia University in 1945 and 1946. He married Helen Amelia Bobber, October 20, 1931. October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years). ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... October 11 is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... Meriden is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States. ... USMA redirects here. ... The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private, coeducational research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... Columbia University is a private research university in the United States. ...


Kowalski in 1925 joined the United States Army as an enlisted man and served continuously 1925-1958, with service in the European Theater during World War Two. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, Infantry, in 1930 and advanced through the grades to Colonel, 1944. He was the director of program for the disarmament of Germany in 1944 and helped the Japanese cabinet organize its defenses as acting chief of the American Advisory Group following the Second World War. He was the Chief Military Governor of Kyoto, Japan, 1948-49. In 1954, he organized and was the first commandant of the United States Army Command Management School at Fort Belvoir, Virginia and served until his retirement from the service as a colonel July 31, 1958. During his military career he received the Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster, the Bronze Star. After leaving military service, he was the author of many articles on military management and was the holder of patents for military items. The United States Army is one of the armed forces of the United States and has primary responsibility for land-based military operations. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Location of Kyoto, on the main island of Japan Kyoto (Japanese: 京都市; Kyōto-shi) is a city in Japan that has a population of 1. ... Fort Belvoir is a census-designated place located in Fairfax County, Virginia. ... The Legion of Merit is a military decoration of the United States armed forces that is awarded for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services and achievements. ... The Bronze Star Medal is a United States Armed Forces individual military decoration and is the fourth highest award for bravery, heroism or meritorious service. ...


Kowalski was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-sixth and Eighty-seventh Congresses (January 3, 1959-January 3, 1963). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1962 to the Eighty-eighth Congress, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for the United States Senate. In Congres, he served as a member of Subversive Activities Control Board, 1963-1966. He died in Washington, D.C. in 1974 and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Seal of the U.S. Senate Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      Senate composition following 2006 elections The United States Senate is... Nickname: DC, The District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - City Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


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