LINDSAY, MR BRIAN DAVID VALENTINE


Personal

Birth Date
22 Jan 1937 (Ashgove, Queensland, Australia)

Parents
John Clive and Janet Grace Lindsay (nee MacDonald)

Marriage
Married - Margaret Ann Corley on 21 Oct 1961, 1 son, 1 daughter.

Occupation
School Teacher

Education
1. St Finbar's Convent and Marist Brothers College, Ashgrove
2. Royal Military College, Duntroon, 1955 to 1958
3. Melbourne Teacher's College
4. University of Queensland
5. Kelvin Grove Teachers College

Religion
Catholic

Career

1. Teacher, Marist Brothers College, Ashgrove, 1973 to 1974
2. Employee, Woolworths, 1971 to 1972
3. Adjutant Fourth Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, Malaysia and Borneo, 1965 to 1967
4. 16 years commissioned service, Australian Regular Army in PNG, Malaya, Borneo and South Vietnam
5. Served with Pacific Islander Regiment, 1959 to 1963
6. Mentioned in despatches for distinguished active service, South Vietnam, 1968 to 1969
7. Discharged with the rank of Major as a result of injuries suffered in Vietnam


Party and Political Activities
Liberal Party (LIB)

Party Positions
1. Member, Government Party Committees: Lands; Education and Cultural Activities; Police; Aboriginal and Islanders Advancement and Fisheries; Transport
2. Vice-Chairman, Ashgrove Branch, 1974
3. Member, Defence and Foreign Affairs Committee, 1973 to 1977

Parliamentary Representation
HousePartyElectorateFromToDeparture Reason
AssemblyLIB EVERTON 07 Dec 197412 Nov 1977Defeated


Appointments
DescriptionFromTo
Member, Parliamentary delegation to South East Asia1977  


Notes

1. Interests include history, political science, youth organisations and sport.
2. Vice-President, Old Boys Association.
3. Was the grandson of the Queensland Labor Senator, the late JV MacDonald.
4. Member: RSL; United Service Club; and Queensland Turf Club.



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