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Robert Bell Hamilton

Robert Bell Hamilton

Born
20 October 1892 (East Melbourne, Victoria)
Died
15 May 1948 (Mornington. Springvale crematorium)
Parents
William, secretary, and Jane Napier Bell, both b. Scotland
Marriage
18 Dec 1920, Bombay, India, Olive Berry; 2s. 2d.
Occupation
Architect
Religion
Presbyterian
Education
Scotch College
Career
Served 1st Australian Imperial Force, 14th battalion; qualified architect London, Associate of the Royal Institute of British Architects 1920; assistant government architect Bombay, India 1920-1921; in partnership with F. L. Klingender Melbourne 1921-1925; own practice from 1925, designed P & 0 Buildings Collins St; PRAIA; left £34 264.;Prahran city councillor 1930-1936, Mornington shire councillor 1940-1948, president 1945-1946
Party
Liberal Party
Party Note
Unendorsed 1945
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Toorak
10th Nov 1945
 
15th May 1948
 

*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
Library committee 1945-1947. Public Works committee 1947-1948
References
Who's Who in Australia 1947; Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 8 June 1948, 1013-15; Age, Argus 17 May 1948; Aimer, P., 'Politics, Power and Persuasion', Melbourne, 1974
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)