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|Thomas W. Ozlin|
| Member of the Virginia State|
April 17, 1933 –July 14, 1944
|Preceded by||George C. Peery|
|Succeeded by||Robert O. Norris Jr.|
|44th Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates|
January 13, 1926 –January 8, 1930
|Preceded by||Richard L. Brewer Jr.|
|Succeeded by||J. Sinclair Brown|
|Member of the Virginia House of Delegates from Lunenburg County|
January 9, 1918 –January 8, 1930
|Preceded by||Stephen H. Love|
|Succeeded by||William E. Nelson|
|Born||Thomas William Ozlin|
July 12, 1884
Lunenburg County, Virginia, U.S.
|Died|| July 14, 1944 60) (aged|
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
|Alma mater||Richmond College (B.A., LL.B.)|
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