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Walter Tynan

Walter Tynan
Full Name: Edward Walter Tynan
Birth date: January 3, 1898
Death date: January 20, 1965

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 52nd & 51st Legislatures
    1/11/1949 - 1/13/1953
    Democrat
  • Senate, 50th & 49th (1) Legislatures
    7/27/1946 - 1/11/1949
    Democrat
(1) Walter Tynan, in special election 7/27/1946, succeeded J. Franklin Spears, died 5/29/1946. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • United States Army Air Corps, World War I; Lieutenant Colonel, World War II. "Walter Tynan also served his country in time of need during World War I as a 'pursuit' pilot in the Army Corps, and as a Lieutenant Colonel overseas in World War II." 59th Legislature, R.S., HCR 16. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., SCR 16. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., HCR 16. Resolutions - Memorial .

Photographs

Other Resources

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