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Frank Comerford Walker
Birth: May 30, 1886
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1959
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Presidential Cabinet Sectretary. Appointed executive secretary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's National Emergency Council, he served in that capacity from 1933 until 1935. He was appointed Postmaster General on September 10, 1940 and served Presidents Roosevelt and Truman until May 8, 1945. As Postmaster General, he established the V-mail system to reduce the weight and bulk of mail to U.S. servicemen abroad and expanded delivery of mail to rural areas of the United States. (bio by: Thomas Fisher) 
Family links: 
  David Walker (1848 - 1902)
  Ellen Comerford Walker (1851 - 1916)
  Hallie V. Boucher Walker (1892 - 1969)*
  Katherine Walker Cotter (1875 - 1950)*
  Thomas Joseph Walker (1878 - 1945)*
  Mary Walker Graves (1885 - 1945)*
  Frank Comerford Walker (1886 - 1959)
  Nellie Walker Gaul (1891 - 1940)*
  Margaret Petronella Walker McCarthy (1893 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Silver Bow County
Montana, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
Record added: Jul 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14960621
Frank Comerford Walker
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Frank Comerford Walker
Added by: Thomas Fisher
Frank Comerford Walker
Added by: Thomas Fisher
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On your 129th birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: May. 29, 2015
Remembered 55 years later
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Sep. 11, 2014
Thank you for your honorable service to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Administration. Rest in peace, Mr. Secretary.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014
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