04/29/1928 -

ECKENSBERGER, William H., Jr., a Representative from Lehigh County; born in Cementon, Lehigh County, Pa., April 29, 1928; graduated, Whitehall High School, 1946; B.A., Muhlenberg College, 1951; LL.B., George Washington University Law School, 1955; served, United States Army (1950-1952, Korean War); professional baseball player, Carthage (Mo.) Cardinals (1946); school teacher (1956-1964); attorney (1956-present); elected, justice of the peace (1958-1965); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1965 term and served 5 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1976); unsuccessful campaign, judge, Lehigh County courts (1971); appointed, Pennsylvania Crime Victim’s Compensation Board (1976-1979).


Eckensberger, William H.  Murder on the Lake Shore Limited.  Northwest Publishing Company, 1996.

Eckensberger, William H.  Autobiography of William H. Eckensberger, Jr.  Self published, 2017.

Eckensberger, William H.  Murder on the California Zephyr.  Self published, 2018.


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