Max Oldmeadow

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Max Oldmeadow
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Division of Holt
In office
2 December 1972 – 13 December 1975
Preceded by Len Reid
Succeeded by William Yates
Personal details
Born (1924-08-03)3 August 1924
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died 21 March 2013(2013-03-21) (aged 88)
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation Teacher

Maxwell Wilkinson "Max" Oldmeadow, OAM (3 August 1924 – 21 March 2013) was an Australian politician.[1]

Born in Melbourne, he attended the University of Melbourne and then Melbourne Teachers' College. He served in the military during World War II, 1942-45. He was then a teacher and part-time lecturer at Monash University, and was elected to Dandenong City Council. In 1972, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Labor member for Holt, where he remained until 1975, when he was defeated.[2]


Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Len Reid
Member for Holt
1972 – 1975
Succeeded by
William Yates