Robert Hal Jackson

Full Name: Robert Hal Jackson
Date of birth: November 29, 1920
Date of death: January 19, 2008

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 49 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 49 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Military Service Notes

  • United States Navy Air Corps, World War II. "He left the University of Texas Law School to join the Navy Air Corps on January 1, 1942, and served three tours of duty in the South Pacific during World War II as a member of the Skull and Crossbones Squadron, VF-17. As a member of VBF-10, he was stationed on the carrier Intrepid and took part in the sinking of Japan’s largest battleship, the Yamato, for which he received the Silver Star." Mulkey-Bowles-Montgomery Funeral Home (Denton, Texas).

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

51st R.S. - 1949
Contingent Expenses  
Motor Traffic  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
50th R.S. - 1947
Contingent Expenses  
Engrossed Bills  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Military and Veterans Affairs  

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