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Lesta Shackelford Lesta E. Shackelford
Full Name: Lesta E. Shackelford, Sr.
Date of birth: April 17, 1917
Date of death: April 14, 2005

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 28 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Livingston / Polk   Polk, Trinity
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
  • Lesta E. Shackelford, Sr., enlistment date 3/19/1942 in Houston, birth year 1917, civilian occupation: semiskilled construction occupations, n.e.c. FamilySearch United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
  • United States Army Air Forces, 1st Lieutenant, World War II. Military grave marker and Prisoner of War medal, Lesta E. Shackelford, Sr., birth date 4/17/1917, death date 4/14/2005, burial in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Lesta E. Shackelford, birth date 4/17/1917, death date 4/14/2005, residence in Dallas. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Lesta Shackelford, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    50th R.S. - 1947
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