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William Kugle, Jr. William Kugle, Jr.
Full Name: William Herrell "Bill" Kugle, Jr.
Date of birth: January 20, 1925
Date of death: December 27, 1992

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21-1 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 73rd Legislature, R.S., HR 372. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 73rd Legislature, R.S., SR 42. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. " . . . at the age of 17, when he enlisted in the United States Army to serve his country in World War II; stationed in the Pacific Theater, he saw combat duty in New Guinea and the Philippines . . . As a member of Company G of the 511th Paratrooper Regiment of the 11th Airborne Division, Mr. Kugle participated in the liberation of Manila and later served with the Occupation Army of Japan following the Japanese surrender." 73rd Legislature, R.S., HR 372. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Kugle, Jr., 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Kugle, William Herrell. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Committee Informationtop
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Game and Fisheries  

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