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Trueman O'Quinn Trueman Edgar O'Quinn
Full Name: Trueman Edgar O'Quinn, Sr.
Date of birth: May 7, 1905
Date of death: January 4, 1990

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 16-1 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Jefferson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, June 1990, p. 676. Texas Bar Journal.
  • O'Quinn, Trueman Edgar. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. "During the war, O'Quinn was Staff Judge Advocate of the 101st Airborne Division and supervised court-martial trials in Normandy after the invasion. He also fought in four major battles, served with the army of occupation in Germany, and supervised the out processing of 90,000 German prisoners in Austria." Texas State Cemetery.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Trueman O'Quinn, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Common Carriers  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Labor  
    Public Printing  
     

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