Louis D. Godard

Full Name: Louis D. "Louie, Duke" Godard
Date of birth: August 16, 1908
Date of death: May 19, 1987

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17-F Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Texas City / Galveston   Chambers, Galveston
H 17 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Texas City / Galveston   Chambers, Galveston

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary and photo, Louis D. "Duke" Godard, "Judge Godard Dies," 5/20/1987, p. 1-A, 15-A. Galveston Daily News.
  • Memorial, April 1988, p. 410. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, World War II. Military grave marker, Louie D. Godard, birth date 8/16/1908, death date 5/19/1987, burial in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Dickinson, Galveston County. Find a Grave.
  • United States Army, Major, World War II. "Godard enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1942 and was assigned to military intelligence in the 8th Service Command. He was honorably discharged as a major in 1946." Memorial, April 1988, p. 410. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

51st R.S. - 1949
Counties (Chair) 
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Federal Relations  
Insurance Code  
50th R.S. - 1947
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Motor Traffic  

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