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Franklin White Martin

Frank Martin
Full Name: Franklin White "Frank" Martin
Birth date: June 2, 1894
Death date: June 14, 1959

Terms of Service

  • House, 42nd Legislature
    1/13/1931 - 1/10/1933
    Democrat
  • House, 41st Legislature
    1/8/1929 - 1/13/1931
    Democrat

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 56th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HSR 44. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • 56th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HSR 24. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • United States Army/Texas National Guard, Colonel, World War I. "He left his studies at the University of Texas at the outbreak of World War I to enlist in the 36th Infantry Division and at the close of the war, resumed his education and upon receiving his degree in 1921, engaged in private law practice, and retired from the United States Army Reserves with the rank of Colonel in 1940." 56th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HSR 44. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • Texas National Guard, Colonel, World War I. "During World War I, Judge Martin served overseas as a Lieutenant with the 36th Division, Texas National Guard and after World War I, he continued to serve in the Texas National Guard and retired as an infantry colonel in 1940." 56th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HSR 24. Resolutions - Memorial .

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Franklin White Martin, birth date 6/2/1894, death date 6/14/1959, burial in Glendale Cemetery, Goliad, Goliad County. Find a Grave .
  • Memorial, October 1959, p. 603. Texas Bar Journal .

Committee Information

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