Thomas Peyton Cooper

Full Name: Thomas Peyton "Tom" Cooper, Jr.
Date of birth: September 29, 1906
Date of death: January 17, 1962

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 32 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Lindale / Smith   Smith

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, World War II and Korean War. United States Army Reserve, Lieutenant Colonel. "He served as mayor of Lindale for four years and when the Nation needed his services in Its military force during war time he was quick to turn his energies in this direction. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he served eleven years in the Army Signal Corps, four years of which were in the European theater. He became a Signal Corps procurement officer when he returned to inactive duty. He had been recently promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the Army Reserve." 57th Legislature, 3rd C.S., HSR 165. Resolutions - Memorial.

Other Resources

Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

44th R.S. - 1935
Filing Equipment for Members of the House, Special  
Judicial Districts  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Penitentiaries  
Teachings of Communism in State Institutions of Higher Learning, Special  

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