Robert W. CrownDemocratic
Born: January 23, 1922 in San Francisco, CA
Military Service: ARMY (WWII)
Died (in office): May 21, 1973 in Alameda Co., CA
1951: Reading Clerk, California State Assembly
1960: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
- Was an infantry rifle platoon leader during combat in France.
- PLACENAME: The Robert W. Crown Memorial State Beach (established in 1980) is located near Oakland (Alameda County). From the Parks Department: "This state beach was named in memory of State Assemblyman Robert W. Crown, who campaigned for the site's preservation as public parkland."
Source: California Blue Book (1958), (1961), (1971)
Source: A Disorderly House: The Brown-Unruh Years in Sacramento by James R. Mills (Heyday Books; 1987)