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Albert Joseph (Bert) Bailey

Albert Joseph (Bert) Bailey

Born
30 April 1915 (West Perth, Western Australia)
Died
17 June 1999 (Footscray)
Parents
George William, mechanical engineer, and Annie May Cass
Marriage
23 Mar 1940 Mary Margaret Burns; 2s. 1d.
Occupation
Metal machinist and labourer
Religion
Catholic
Education
St Monica's Primary School Footscray, St Joseph's Christian Brothers College, North Melbourne
Career
Metal machinist 1933-1950, Amalgamated Engineering Union office bearer 1945-1959; wharf labourer 1950-1951; builders' labourer 1951-1952; trustee Vic. Labour College 1952-1955, member Western General Hospital Board 1954-1981; secretary Retail Tobacco Sellers Association. 1958-1966; clerk Ampol Petroleum (Vic.) Pty Ltd 1967-1980; member Fed. Clerks Union State Council 1970-1980.;
Party
Australian Labor Party
Party Note
Secretary Footscray branch 1945-1955, left 1955 and joined Anti-Communist Labor (Democratic Labor Party), secretary Kingsville Democratic Labor Party 1959-1977.
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLC
Melbourne West
21st Jun 1952
 
20th Jun 1958
Defeated

*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.

Other seats contested
Melbourne West 1961, 1964, Footscray (Legislative Assembly) 1973
References
Age 5 July 1958; Murray, R., 'The Split: Australian Labor in the Fifties', Melbourne, 1972; 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)