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Bow, Richard Rowland

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Birth Date: 3 August 1868 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 11 June 1941 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: David Bow and Margaret Theresa (nee Berry)

Family: Elizabeth Ann Baker in Longreach on 22 June 1901, 1 daughter

Religion: Roman Catholic


Butcher in Longreach, 1894; Secretary of the Australian Workers' Union, Central Queensland, 1910-1928; Stock inspector at the Brisbane Abattoir, 1932; Supervisor at Queensland Meat Industry Board, Cannon Hill, until 1941

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Mitchell 26 May 1928 11 Jun 1932 Seat abolished

Additional Information

Notes: Involved in the Barcaldine Strike Camp, 1891; President, Longreach Hospital

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)