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Thomas Anthony Darcy

Thomas Anthony Darcy

Born
18 May 1893 (Murroon, Victoria)
Died
27 December 1979 (Colac. Warncoort cemetery)
Parents
Anthony Edward, farmer, and Bridget Lucy Cahill
Marriage
18 Aug 1925 Kathleen Theresa Hillier; 1s. 1d.
Occupation
Farmer and grazier
Religion
Catholic
Education
Murroon State School
Career
WWI, served 4th Light Horse Regiment, Syria, Palestine; farmer and grazier Murroon near Birregurra; WWII company commander 19th battalion, Volunteer Defence Corps; president Winchelsea RSL 1938; president Vic. branch Australian Primary Producers Union, fed. v-president 1957; member Graziers Association, Geelong Promotion committee, local Soldier Settlement Advisory Commission; employers' representative Pastoral and Agricultural Wages Board.;Winchelsea shire councillor 1929-1959, president three times
Party
Liberal Country Party
 
Liberal Party
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Polwarth
31st May 1958
 
18th May 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.

Appointments
Minister of Water Supply and of Mines 8 July 1964-May 1967. Population Distribution committee 1961-1963.
References
Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 11 Mar 1980, 6655-8; SNP 7 Dec 1957; Age 8 July 1964; Colac Herald 28 Dec 1979; Houston, L. G., 'Ministers of Water Supply in Victoria', Melbourne, 1965
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)