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Peter John Randles

Peter John Randles

Born
10 June 1923 (Coburg, Victoria)
Died
12 April 2008
Parents
Peter Alphonsus, Australian Railways Union secretary and chairman State Wages Board, and Irene Florence Hyrons
Marriage
2 Dec 1950 Mary Pauline Ryan; 4s. 3d.
Occupation
Clerk
Religion
Catholic
Education
St Margaret Mary's, St Ambrose's, Vic. Parade, St Kevin's College, Melbourne University, LLB
Career
Clerk State Savings Bank; Australian Imperial Force 1941-1946, New Guinea, New Britain, Bougainville, gunner; gained law degree after parl.; solicitor Brunswick, partner in firm of Le Grand and Randles, later Le Grand, Randles and Adams; lived West Coburg from 1960; trustee and honorary solicitor local RSL.;
Party
Australian Labor Party
Party Note
Joined c1940, secretary North Brunswick branch; left 1955 and joined Anti-Communist Labor (Democratic Labor Party)
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Brunswick
16th Jul 1949
(b/e)
27th May 1955
Seat abolished

*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.

Inaugural Speech
6 September 1949, ALP, Assembly, Brunswick
Other seats contested
Brunswick West 1955, 1958
Appointments
Statute Law Revision committee 1952-1955
Condolence speeches - Legislative Assembly
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References
Herald 14 June 1949; A 'asian Post 20 Apr 1950; 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)