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Brown, Ivan Milton

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Birth Date: 10 November 1922 (Dromana, Victoria, Australia)

Death Date: 12 May 1977 (Chermside, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Isaac Walter Brown and Ivy Clare (nee Myers)

Family: Elva Betty White in 1944 in Cairns, 2 sons, 1 daughter

Religion: Church of England


Proprietor, Ivan Brown Agencies; Electrical wholesaler, agent and distributor

Party Positions:

  1. (LIB) Campaign director for various local government, state and federal election campaigns
  2. (LIB) Member, Goverment Party Committees: Industrial Development; Labour Relations and Consumer Affairs; Police; Works and Housing
  3. (LIB) Member, State Liberal Executive, 1973 - 1975
  4. (LIB) Chairman, Division of Lilley, 1973 - 1975

Military Service: 2/7th Australian Infantry Battalion (AIF), 1940 to 1945, Middle East and South Pacific

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly LIB Clayfield 29 May 1976 12 May 1977 Died in Office

Additional Information

Notes: Interests include small business, marketing, Rotary and party organisations. Choirboy at St Paul's Anglican Cathedral, Melbourne; Member: Rotary; RSL; Red Cross; Salvation Army; Boy Scouts; and various sporting clubs

Sources: Image sourced from the collection of the Queensland Parliamentary Library and Research Service; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1981-1992, (Sydney: Casket Publications, 1993)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 27 June 2017]