Bert Hoare

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Bert Hoare
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Senator for South Australia
In office
16 December 1922 – 30 June 1935
Preceded by Edward Vardon
Personal details
Born (1874-11-22)22 November 1874
Alberton, South Australia
Died 25 January 1962(1962-01-25) (aged 87)
Nationality Australian
Political party Labor
Occupation Labourer

Albert Alfred "Bert" Hoare (22 November 1874 – 25 January 1962) was an Australian politician. Born in Alberton, South Australia, he was educated at state schools before becoming a labourer, storeman and shearer, and an official with the Australian Workers' Union. In 1922, he was elected to the Australian Senate as a Labor Senator for South Australia, holding the seat until his defeat in 1934. In 1944, he returned to politics as a Labor member of the South Australian Legislative Council, serving until 1956. Hoare died in 1962.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Retrieved 2008-11-23.