Lionel Clay

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Lionel Clay
Member of the Australian Parliament
for St George
In office
2 November 1958 – 30 November 1963
Preceded by Bill Graham
Succeeded by Len Bosman
Personal details
Born 1900
Chillagoe, Queensland
Died 16 April 1965 (aged 64–65)
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation Teacher, unionist

Lionel Daniel Clay (1900 – 16 April 1965) was an Australian politician. Born in Chillagoe, Queensland, he attended state schools before becoming a teacher and union organiser, rising to become Vice-President of the Textile Workers Union. In 1958, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Labor member for the New South Wales seat of St George. He held the seat until his defeat in 1963. Clay died in 1965.[1]


  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Retrieved 2008-06-07. 
Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Bill Graham
Member for St George
1958 – 1963
Succeeded by
Len Bosman