Alan Chambers (politician)

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Alan Chambers
Member of Parliament
for Nanaimo
In office
March 1940 – June 1945
Personal details
Born (1904-01-14)14 January 1904
Died 1981 (aged 76–77)
Political party Liberal
Profession exporter, importer, merchant

Alan Chambers (14 January 1904 – 1981) was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons. Born in England, he was an exporter, importer and merchant by career.

He was first elected to Parliament at the Nanaimo riding in the 1935 general election after an earlier unsuccessful attempt to win a seat there in 1935. After serving one term in the House of Commons, Chambers was defeated by George Pearkes of the Progressive Conservatives in the 1945 election.

Chambers became the European chief of the Department of Veterans Affairs after World War II where he worked for the remainder of his career.[1]

He died in 1981.[2]


  1. ^ Baines, David (29 September 2003). "Gotcha!". Canadian Business. Retrieved 2009-08-09. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Lawyer cries over childhood memories:", Needham, Phil. The Vancouver Sun [Vancouver, B.C] 24 Mar 1987: C8.

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