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Jimmie C. Edwards III

Jimmie C. Edwards III
Full Name: Jimmie Carl Edwards III

Terms of Service

  • House, 66th Legislature
    1/9/1979 - 1/13/1981
  • House, 65th Legislature
    1/11/1977 - 1/9/1979
  • House, 64th Legislature
    1/14/1975 - 1/11/1977
  • House, 63rd Legislature
    1/9/1973 - 1/14/1975

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • United States Marine Corps. "Jimmie C. Edwards, 26, is a Texas state legislator from Conroe and former Marine. One month after he arrived in Vietnam in 1959, both his legs were blown off by a mortar shell near Ben Hoa." Quotes Edwards. "Reaction to Vietnam Failure: Waste-Bitterness-Frustration," 3/21/1975, section E, p. 1. El Paso Times .
  • Delegate to the Texas Constitutional Convention, 1974. Record of Proceedings, Texas Constitutional Convention: Official Journals, January 8 - July 30, 1974 1975.
  • United States Marine Corps (Retired). 64th Legislature. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Biographical Data, House of Representatives .
  • Edwards, Jimmie Carl. Texas State Cemetery .
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