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Herman R. Yezak

Herman Yezak
Full Name: Herman R. Yezak
Birth date: February 16, 1913
Death date: November 22, 1986

Terms of Service

  • House, 57th Legislature
    1/10/1961 - 1/8/1963
    Democrat
    Dean of the House, 8/4/1961.
  • House, 56th Legislature
    1/13/1959 - 1/10/1961
    Democrat
  • House, 55th Legislature
    1/8/1957 - 1/13/1959
    Democrat
  • House, 54th Legislature
    1/11/1955 - 1/8/1957
    Democrat
  • House, 53rd Legislature
    1/13/1953 - 1/11/1955
    Democrat
  • House, 52nd Legislature
    1/9/1951 - 1/13/1953
    Democrat
  • House, 51st Legislature
    1/11/1949 - 1/9/1951
    Democrat
  • House, 50th Legislature
    1/14/1947 - 1/11/1949
    Democrat
  • House, 49th Legislature
    1/9/1945 - 1/14/1947
    Democrat

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Photographs

Other Resources

  • "The only legislator called back to active duty since the start of the Korean war is Capt. Herman Yezak of Bremond. Yezak was first elected to the Legislature in 1944 while he was overseas, where he earned the Bronze Star and the Combat Infantryman's Badge." "Call to Armed Services Faces Dozen in Texas Legislature," 1/14/1951. Dallas Morning News .
  • United States Army, Lieutenant Colonel, World War II, Korea. Military grave marker, Herman R. Yezak. Find a Grave .
  • Herman Yezak, birth date 2/16/1913, death date 11/22/1986. Inscription: Member, House of Representatives. Article written for Fort Worth Star-Telegram by John McConal on Herman Yezak's election as state representative. Find a Grave .
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