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James Howard Edmondson

US Senator, Oklahoma Governor. Served during World War II in the United States Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1945. Served as Governor of Oklahoma from 1959 to 1963, when he resigned to accept the appointment to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator Robert S. Kerr. Served in the Senate from 1963 to 1964, but not nominated for re-election to the seat. He was the younger brother of Oklahoma Congressman and Senator Edmond Augustus Edmondson.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 6257311
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Howard Edmondson (27 Sep 1925–17 Nov 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6257311, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .