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Maurice Benton Ball
Full Name: Maurice Benton Ball
Date of birth: November 10, 1924
Date of death: April 7, 1994
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965
Dallas / Dallas
Oaths of Office
Republican. 1964-1965 edition, pp. 532-533.
Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
Military Service Notes
- United States Navy, World War II. "Answering his country's call during her darkest hour, he enlisted in the Navy in December 1942, and while serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II he demonstrated unflinching bravery as the commanding officer of a landing craft infantry ship involved in action at Eniwetok, Okinawa, and the Philippines." 74th Legislature, R.S., HR 25.
Resolutions - Memorial.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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