Born 30 April 1903
(Woollahra, New South Wales)
Died 1 July 1966. (Bendigo. Fawkner crematorium)
Parents: Leslie Arthur, accountant, and Ethel Tisdale, matron and senior inspector New South Wales Children's Welfare Department.
Marriage: 9 Apr 1931 Anne Edith Ruby, community worker and active ALP; 2s.
Occupation: Fitter and turner
Education: Scotch College, Melbourne, Petersham Commercial School, New South Wales
Career: Fitter and turner Vic. Railways engineering branch, transferred to Bendigo 1929; president Bendigo Australian Railways Union; Amalgamated Engineering Union member; president Bendigo Trades Hall Council three times, Provincial Trades Hall Council Association; president Bendigo Athletic Carnival; keen footballer and cricketer; president Golden Square Football Club. Bendigo city councillor 1939-1952, mayor 1944-1945
Party: Australian Labor Party
Party Note: Founding member and president Quarry Hill branch, state executive 1954-1957, 1958-1959, deputy leader 1947-1955
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Bendigo||26 May 1945||(b/e)||17 June 1955||Defeated|
|MLA||Bendigo||31 May 1958||26 June 1964|
*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.