Lamb, (George) Hamilton

Born 1 January 1900 (Epsom, Victoria)
Died 7 December 1943. (Siam)
Parents: William Edward, auctioneer and schoolteacher, and (Sarah) Victoria Irwin, schoolteacher
Marriage: 16 Apr 1929 Mane Christine Schultz; 2s. 1d.
Occupation: Schoolteacher
Religion: Church of England
Education: Stawell High School, Melbourne University, BA, LLB

Career: Headmaster Geelong Grammar Prep. School 1923-1927; lecturer in English and economics Gordon Institute, Geelong 1927-1931; principal Kyneton College 1931-1935; served Australian Imperial Force 1940-1943, 2/2nd Pioneer battalion, Middle East and Java, lieutenant, POW Java 1942, died on Burma Railway; Freemason.

Party: Country Party
Party Note: Opposed Dunstan during Hocking dispute 1939-1940. Twin sister Florence Rodan was secretary ALP Women's Organising committee and parl. candidate

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLALowanMarch 1935 December 1943Died in Office

Appointments: Shorter Working Week committee 1935
Publications: Author of single tax pamphlets and Poems and Essays.
References: Who's Who in Australia 1938-1944; Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 5 Sept 1944, 713-16; Age 1 Sept 1944; Herald 1 Mar 1945; Paul, J. B., 'The Premiership of Sir Albert Dunstan', MA thesis, Melbourne University, 1960; personal information
Initial data source: Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last update: 1985 (last date the record was checked and updated)

*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.