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 Basil Lee Whitener

Basil Lee Whitener

Birth
York County, South Carolina, USA
Death 20 Mar 1989 (aged 73)
Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8059913 · View Source
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US Congressman. A member of the North Carolina state house of representatives in 1941, he resigned in 1942 to serve in the United States Navy during World War II. A gunnery officer, he achieved the rank of Lieutenant. In 1957, he was elected to represent North Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, serving until 1969.

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  • Originally Created by: Evening Blues
  • Added: 4 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8059913
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Basil Lee Whitener (14 May 1915–20 Mar 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8059913, citing Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .