Del M. Clawson
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Del M. Clawson
Del M. Clawson
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Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from California

June 11, 1963 - December 31, 1978
Clyde Doyle (23rd)
Jerry Pettis (33rd)
Thomas M. Rees (23rd)
Wayne R. Grisham (33rd)
Constituency23rd district (1963-75)
33rd district (1975-78)
Mayor of Compton, California

Frank G. Bussing
Chester R. Crain
City Council of Compton, California

Personal details
Delwin Morgan Clawson[1]

(1914-01-11)January 11, 1914[1]
Thatcher, Arizona, U.S.[1]
DiedMay 5, 1992(1992-05-05) (aged 78)[1]
Downey, California, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Alma materGila College

Delwin Morgan Clawson (January 11, 1914 - May 5, 1992) was an American politician. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. He also served as mayor of Compton, California.

Clawson was born in Thatcher, Arizona and attended Gila College there 1933-1934. He was manager of the Mutual Housing Association of Compton, 1947-1963.

Clawson was elected as a member of the City Council of Compton and served 1953-1957. He then served as mayor of Compton, California 1957-1963. After the death of Clyde Doyle, he was elected as a Republican to the 88th Congress, by special election. He was reelected to the seven succeeding Congresses and served until his retirement at the end of his last term on December 31, 1978.

Personal life

Clawson was a Latter-day Saint.[2] He was the son of Charles M. Clawson and Edna Allen.[1]


Clawson died in Downey, California on May 5, 1992.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]". United States: The Generations Network. 2015. Retrieved .
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-04-11. Retrieved .CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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