Sydney Herbert Thompson

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Sydney Herbert Stewart Thompson
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Edmonton—Strathcona
In office
Preceded by Richmond Francis Hanna
Succeeded by Terry Nugent
Personal details
Born (1920-09-23)September 23, 1920
Athabasca, Alberta
Died November 26, 1997(1997-11-26) (aged 77)
Kelowna, British Columbia
Political party Social Credit Party of Canada
Spouse(s) Dora Lilian Phillips
(m. 8 Apr 1947)[1]

Sydney Herbert Stewart Thompson (September 23, 1920 – November 26, 1997) was a merchant and served as a Social Credit Party of Canada Member of Parliament from 1957 to 1958.

Thompson first ran for a seat in the Canadian House of Commons for the 1957 Canadian federal election. He defeated incumbent Richmond Francis Hanna to win the Edmonton—Strathcona electoral district. Thompson was defeated a year later by Terry Nugent in the 1958 federal election.


  1. ^ Normandin, P.G.; Normandin, A.L. (1965). Guide Parlementaire Canadien. P.G. Normandin. ISSN 0315-6168. Retrieved 2015-08-20. 

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