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Walter White Wood

Member From: 1944 - 1945

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  • Birth Date: March 12, 1896 Birth Place:Roanoke, VA
  • Death Date: 01/14/1977
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: Jefferson High School, Roanoke, VA Washington and Lee University
  • Military Service: World War I
  • Occupation/Profession: Attorney
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Methodist Church Lions Roanoke Country Club Roanoke Executives Club Masons Knights of Pythias Roanoke Hospital (trustee) Salvation Army (trustee) Community Fund (trustee) Mayor of Roanoke (1938-43)
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Roanoke City Council (elected 1936)
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1944-1945 City of Roanoke Democrat Finance
Manufactures and Mechanic Arts
Officers and Offices at the Capitol
Roads and Internal Navigation
1945 City of Roanoke Democrat Finance
Manufactures and Mechanic Arts
Officers and Offices at the Capitol
Roads and Internal Navigation

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