Born 12 April 1909
Died 03 July 1992.
Parents: John, piano tuner, and Ada Florence Whitehorn, pioneer New Zealand unionist
Marriage: 1930 Maisie Chesterfield; 3d.
Occupation: Railways clerk
Religion: Church of England
Education: Maryborough East State School, Maryborough High School
Career: Railways Department clerk Melbourne and Maryborough from 1925; Australian Railways Union state councillor; founding secretary Provincial Trades Hall Association; founding member Vic. Decentralisation League 1939; executive member Municipal Association, Water Works Trust Association; active in local organisations; OBE 1970; delegate to Moral Rearmament World Assembly, Caux, Switzerland 1950. Maryborough councillor 1938-1945, mayor 1942-1943
Party: Australian Labor Party
Party Note: Joined Maryborough, deputy leader 1957-1958, leader and opposition leader 1958-1967, state executive 1959-1963
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Maryborough and Daylesford||November 1942||(b/e)||October 1945|
|MLA||Midlands||November 1945||April 1970|
*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.