Geoffrey Brown (Australian politician)

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Geoffrey Brown
MBE
Member of the Australian Parliament
for McMillan
In office
10 December 1949 – 14 October 1955
Preceded by New seat
Succeeded by Alexander Buchanan
Personal details
Born (1894-04-25)25 April 1894
Colac, Victoria
Died 14 October 1955(1955-10-14) (aged 61)
Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Liberal Party of Australia
Alma mater Cambridge University
Occupation Orchardist

Geoffrey William Brown MBE (25 April 1894 – 14 October 1955) was an Australian politician.

Born in Colac, Victoria, he attended Geelong Grammar School and then Cambridge University in England. He served in the military 1914–19 and was then with the British Colonial Service. He returned to Australia to become an orchardist in Merricks. In 1949, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Liberal member for the new seat of McMillan. He held the seat until his death in 1955.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Archived from the original on 20 July 2007. Retrieved 2008-06-20. 
Parliament of Australia
New division Member for McMillan
1949–1955
Succeeded by
Alexander Buchanan