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Melvin L. Shreves

Member From: 1956 - August 3, 1962

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  • Birth Date: May 18, 1910 Birth Place:Bloxom, VA
  • Death Date: 08/03/1962
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: Bloxom High School The College of William & Mary
  • Military Service: USA (World War II, Comm. Major, 5th Army, Mediterranean Theater, Ordnance Department) USAR
  • Occupation/Profession: Franchised General Motors Corporation automotive dealer
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Baptist Church Elks Lions Ruritan Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce (director) Veterans of Foreign Wars American Legion Wisharts Point Yacht Club Hargrave Military Academy (board of directors) Virginia Educational Facilities (Governor's Committee) Virginia Salt Water Sport Fishing Association (president, 1957-60; chairman of board, 1960) Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club Society of the Alumni of The College of William & Mary in Virginia (board of directors) Tidewater Virginia Development Council (trustee) World Series of Sport Fishing (Virginia director) Chincoteague-Assateague Bridge and Beach Authority (commissioner) Eastern Shore Savings and Loan Association (vice president)
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1956 County of Accomack Democrat Agriculture
Currency and Commerce
General Laws
Immigration
1958-1959 County of Accomack Democrat Agriculture
Currency and Commerce
Game and Inland Fisheries
General Laws
1959 County of Accomack Democrat Agriculture
Currency and Commerce
Game and Inland Fisheries
General Laws
1960 County of Accomack Democrat Agriculture
Counties Cities and Towns
Game and Inland Fisheries
General Laws
1962-1963 County of Accomack 1 Democrat Agriculture
Counties Cities and Towns
Game and Inland Fisheries
General Laws

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