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Jerry Alexander Steward

Jerry A. Steward
Full Name: Jerry Alexander Steward
Birth date: January 26, 1895
Death date: September 20, 1960

Terms of Service

  • House, 52nd Legislature
    1/9/1951 - 1/13/1953
    Democrat
  • House, 51st Legislature
    1/11/1949 - 1/9/1951
    Democrat

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Jerry Alexander Steward, birth date 1/26/1895, death date 9/20/1960 in Nueces County, U.S. Navy. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • United States Navy, World War II, Rear Admiral. Military grave marker, Jerry A. Steward. Awarded the Navy Cross (includes text of Navy Cross citation for Jerry Alexander Steward), Purple Heart with three Gold Stars, the Army Distinguished Unit Badge and Oak Leaf Cluster, and the Philippine Distinguished Service Star. Jerry Alexander Steward, birth date 1/26/1895, death date 9/20/1960, photos, biographical sketch, burial in Stewards Mill Cemetery, Stewards Mill, Freestone County. Find a Grave .
  • Jerry Alexander Steward awards and citations: Navy Cross and Prisoner of War Medal. Military Times Hall of Valor .
  • Obituary, "Navy Hero, Freestone Native, Dies," 9/22/1960, p. 15. Waco News-Tribune .
  • United States Navy Construction Engineer Corps, World War II, Rear Admiral. Obituary, "Navy Hero, Freestone Native, Dies," 9/22/1960, p. 15. Waco News-Tribune .
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