George Weaver (politician)
|Member of Parliament
June 1949 – June 1957
|Preceded by||Ronald Moore|
|Succeeded by||Robert Simpson|
|Born||George Dyer Weaver
16 September 1908
Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
|Died||7 May 1986(aged 77)|
m. 2 June 1938
|Religion||United Church of Canada|
Weaver was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. He trained for his engineering career at the Royal Military College of Canada, then served in South Africa's army between 1942 and 1944. From there, he joined the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals until October 1945, serving as a lieutenant.
He was first elected to Parliament at the Churchill riding in the 1949 general election after an unsuccessful campaign there in 1945. Weaver was re-elected for successive terms in 1949 and 1953 then defeated in the 1957 election by Robert Simpson of the Progressive Conservative party.
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- "George Dyer Weaver". Manitoba Historical Society. 3 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-23.
- "Saskatchewan Cemeteries Project". Retrieved 2010-03-28.