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de la Garza, Eligio II

Born: 1927 AD
Currently alive, at 88 years of age.
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Congressmen

1927 – Born on the 22nd of September in Mercedes, Texas.

1944 – He joined the United States Navy.

1950 – He served as an officer in the United States Army, Thirty-seventh Division Artillery.

1951 – He graduated as a second lieutenant, St. Mary’s ROTC.

1952 – He graduated in St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas, with a degree of Bachelor of Laws.

          – He a member of the State house of representatives.

1965 – On the 3rd of January, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth and to the fifteen

               succeeding Congresses.

1985 –  He became Chairman, Committee on Agriculture in Texas.