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Hungerford, Harold Mortimer

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Birth Date: 18 December 1908 (Lismore, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 10 January 1972 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: George Penlone Hungerford and Adele (nee Willcock)

Family: Sheila Joan Valentine Wilson on 25 April 1939, 1 son, 2 daughters

Education: Chatswood High School; University of Sydney

Religion: Church of England


Sheep farmer, 'Fairleigh Downs', 1958; Overseer and manager, 'Kindon' station, 1936; Jackeroo, New South Wales; Clerk in father's legal firm, Sydney

Local Government Service: Chairman, Waggamba Shire Council, 13 years

Military Service: Member, Billa Billa Voluntary Defence Corp, World War II

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly CP Balonne 17 May 1969 10 Jan 1972 Died in office

Additional Information

Notes: Foundation Member, Yagaburne Country Club; Member: Returned and Services League of Australia; McIntyre Bowls Club; and Goondiwindi Bowls Club. Freemason

Sources: Courier-Mail, 'M.L.A. dies; call for by-elections', 11 January 1972; Legge, J.S., 'Who's who in Australia', XXth Edition, 1971, p. 501 (Melbourne, Vic: The Herald and Weekly Times Limited)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 25 July 2017]