H. Gordon Barrett

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Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Lincoln
In office
1968 – 1972
Preceded by James McNulty
Succeeded by Ken Higson
Personal details
Born August 20, 1915
Thorold, Ontario, Canada
Died May 30, 1993
Nationality Canadian
Political party Liberal
Occupation safety director
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H. Gordon Barrett (August 20, 1915 in Thorold, Ontario, Canada – May 30, 1993) was a Canadian politician and safety director. He was elected to the Canadian House of Commons as a Member of the Liberal Party to represent the riding of Lincoln. During the 28th Parliament, he was a member of the Standing Committee on Agriculture. He was defeated in 1972. Prior to his federal political experience, he was a Lieutenant in the Canadian Infantry in World War II between 1942 and 1945 and returned to Canada to become a councillor for Thorold, Ontario between 1946 and 1959.