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Arthur Lewis Nathan Walter

Arthur Lewis Nathan Walter

Born
27 September 1873 (Coghill's Creek, Victoria)
Died
22 April 1951 (Bacchus Marsh. Melbourne general cemetery)
Parents
Nathan, farmer, and Elizabeth Ann Stubbs, both b. England
Marriage
c1903 Jane Caldon; 3d.
Occupation
Farmer and grazier
Religion
Presbyterian
Education
State school and Ballarat School of Mines
Career
Two years mining Tasmania and Western Australia; farmed Werribee and Little River, owned 1800 acres Benalla; later grazier at Melton; chairman Vic. Newspapers Ltd;;
Party
Country Party
Party Note
Deputy leader 1924-1929; central councillor 1916-1929, treasurer 1917-1920, chief president 1920-1922, v-president 1922-1926
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Gippsland West
1st May 1924
(b/e)
1st Sep 1929
Resigned

*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.

Notes
Resigned to contest federal seat of Indi.
Other seats contested
Corio (fed.) 1919, Indi (fed.) 1931
Appointments
Royal commission Dairying Industry 1928. Public Accounts committee 1925-1929.
References
Farmer's Advocate 9 May 1924; Geelong Advertiser 27 Mar 1929; Countryman 20 Sept 1929
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)