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(George) Hamilton Lamb

(George) Hamilton Lamb

Born
01 January 1900 (Epsom, Victoria)
Died
07 December 1943 (Siam)
Parents
William Edward, auctioneer and school teacher, and (Sarah) Victoria Irwin, school teacher
Marriage
16 Apr 1929 Mane Christine Schultz; 2s. 1d.
Occupation
School teacher
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
MLA
Lowan
1st Mar 1935
 
1st Dec 1943
Died in Office

*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
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
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)