He served in Parliament for the rest of World War II, and was replaced by the 1945 general election by Alice Bacon of the Labour Party. He took 97.1% of the vote in 1940, opposed only by the British Union of Fascists, but took only 37.5% in 1945. This is one of the biggest drops in British electoral history.
- Dangers of a Supreme Parliament, in Lord Campion et al., Parliament: A Survey (London 1952)
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by John Craik-Henderson
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John Dearman Birchall
|Member of Parliament for Leeds North East
1940 – 1945
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