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Edward Russell Thomas Reynolds

Born
16 April 1892 (Walhalla, Victoria)
Died
13 July 1971
Parents
Thomas O'Loghlen, lawyer and deputy chairman Melbourne and Metropolitan Tramways Board, and Jane Mary Hutchinson.
Marriage

Religion: Church of England

Marital Status: (1) Edna Florence Davy; 2d.; (2) 1935 Joan Nicholls; 2d.

Education
Coburg State School, Carlton College, Melbourne University, Henry Berthon Scholar, LLB 1913
Career

Called to Bar 1915; Australian Imperial Force 1915-1919, subaltern Army Service Corps, France, Belgium; KC 1939 Vic., 1942 New South Wales, 1955 Papua-New Guinea and Tasmania; counsel assisting Royal commission Banking Systems 1936; president Law Council of Aust. 1947-1948; Leader Vic. Bar 1946-1952; honorary life member Vic. Bar 1966; chairman British Memorial Fund; executive member Aust.-Asian Association; founding president Toorak RSL 1950; president Registered Clubs Association 1953-1971; president Yorick Club 1930-1931,1947-1949, life member 1952.

Barrister

Party
Liberal Party
Liberal and Country Party
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblyToorak19 June 194825 July 1952By-election, 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.
Inaugural Speech
Other seats contested
Essendon 1914, Maribyrnong (fed.) 1914, Kew 1927, Melbourne South (Legislative Council) 1928,1929 (b/e), 1935 (b/e)

Last updated: 20th November 2018