Frederick Ward (Australian politician)

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Frederick Ward
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Senator for South Australia
In office
1 July 1947 – 28 April 1951
Personal details
Born (1873-05-11)11 May 1873
Bowden, South Australia
Died 31 December 1954(1954-12-31) (aged 81)
Political party Labor

Frederick Furner Ward (11 May 1873 – 31 December 1954) was an Australian politician. Born in Bowden, South Australia, he was educated at state schools before becoming a commercial traveller and clerk. A founding member of the South Australian Labor Party, he was its secretary 1922-1943, and was also secretary of the South Australian Socialist League. In 1946, he was elected to the Australian Senate as a Labor Senator for South Australia. He held the seat until his defeat in 1951. Ward died in 1954.[1]

References[edit]

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