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Rupert Colman Curnow

Rupert Colman Curnow

Born
30 October 1898 (Ballarat, Victoria)
Died
18 December 1950 (Heidelberg. Warringal cemetery Heidelberg)
Parents
Josiah, schoolteacher, and Florence Daws, b. England
Marriage
16 Nov 1923 Eileen Adeline Purcell; 1s. 1d.
Occupation
Grazier
Education
Ballarat Grammar School
 
Studied medicine before enlistment.
Career
8th Light Horse, Middle East 1914-1918, wounded, soldier settler grazier Corryong, lived Heidelberg from 1934, but retained Corryong interests, member State Repatriation Board 1942-1946; during WWII official visitor Heidelberg RepatriationHospital; state council member RSL 1939-1950, state executive 1941-1948, v-president1945-1947.;Upper Murray shire councillor 1933-1935
Party
Liberal Party
 
Liberal Country Party
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Ivanhoe
8th Nov 1947
 
1st Dec 1950
 

*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.

Other seats contested
Contested Corio (fed.) 1943.
Appointments
Printing committee 1947-1950.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1950, Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 20 June 1951, 2961-3; Herald 17 Oct 1947; Age 19 Dec 1950
Initial Data Source
Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)