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James David MacDonald

James David MacDonald

Born
28 June 1917 (Bathurst, New South Wales)
Died
06 March 1989
Parents
James David
Marriage
Valdree Mae Drewe; 3s.
Occupation
Company managing director
Religion
Presbyterian
Education
Secondary
Career
Australian Imperial Force 1940-1946, New Guinea and SW Pacific; founded J. D. MacDonald Engineering Company Pty Ltd 1946, chairman and managing director; proprietor Malvern Travel Service; v-president Ashburton RSL; member Ashburton Progress Association committee, Building Industry Consultative Council, William Angliss Trades School Council; president Burwood High School Council; owner 270-hectare horse and cattle stud at Eildon; Victoria Amateur Turf Club trustee and racehorse owner.;
Party
Liberal Country Party
 
Liberal Party
Party Note
Parl. secretary 1955-1976
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Burwood
28th May 1955
 
28th Apr 1967
 
MLA
Glen Iris
29th Apr 1967
 
19th Mar 1976
 

*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
Chairman of Committees 1969-1970. Public Works committee 1955-1961. House committee 1961-1967. Standing Orders committee 1964-1967. Printing committee 1970-1976.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1955-1977; Eric White Associates Ltd, 'Victorian State Parliamentary and Civic Guide', Melbourne, 1960-74; Herald 24 Sept 1975; 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)