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Maurice B. Ball Maurice Benton Ball
Full Name: Maurice Benton Ball
Date of birth: November 10, 1924
Date of death: April 7, 1994

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51-4 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (1) (2)   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
(1) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office.
(2) Republican. 1964-1965 edition, pp. 532-533. Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 74th Legislature, R.S., HR 25. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, World War II. "Answering his country's call during her darkest hour, he enlisted in the Navy in December 1942, and while serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II he demonstrated unflinching bravery as the commanding officer of a landing craft infantry ship involved in action at Eniwetok, Okinawa, and the Philippines." 74th Legislature, R.S., HR 25. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Maurice B. Ball, 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Banks and Banking  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Military and Veterans' Affairs  
    Public Health  
     

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