Nebraska Authors

Walter H. Judd

AKA: Walter Henry Judd

Born 1898-09-25 Rising City, NE (USA)

Died 1994-02-13
Mitchellville, MD (USA)

Blue Valley Cemetery, Surprise, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Rising City, NE
Lincoln, NE
Omaha, NE
Washington DC
Mitchellville, MD

Author Of

  • Biography


Autobiography; Medicine; Missionaries - China


BS, 1920, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
MD, 1923, University of Nebraska Medical School
Fellowship in surgery at Mayo Clinic


United States Army: 1918-1919
Medical missionary in China: 1925-1931, 1934-1938
U.S. Congressman from Minnesota: 1943-1963
Contributing editor to Reader’s Digest: 1963-1976

Places Worked

Congregational Foreign Mission Board
United State House of Representitives
Reader's Digest


Presidential Medal of Freedom, 1981


Walter H. Judd: Chronicles of a Statesman. 1980. (Edited and with a Preface by Edward J. Rozek)

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