Manchester Rusholme by-election, 1944

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The Manchester Rusholme by-election of 1944 was held on 8 July 1944. The byelection was held due to the death of the incumbent Conservative MP, Edmund Radford. It was won by the Conservative candidate Frederick Cundiff.[1]

Manchester Rusholme by-election, 1944
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Frederick Cundiff 8,430 53.3
Common Wealth H.W. Blomerley 6,670 42.1
Independent Labour C.J. Taylor 734 4.6
Majority 1,760 11.2
Turnout 34.7