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Jack Hall


Principal Honours

Birth
Date: 21 March 1910
Place: Mt Malcolm, Western Australia
Parents
Son of John Charles Hall, railway inspector of permanent way, and Ellen Willmott
Marriage and Family
Married 27 May 1933, St John’s Church Albany (Church of England) to Irene Pearl
Sutherland, daughter of James Henry Sutherland and Lesley Muriel Scott
Children: three sons and one daughter
Death
Date: 5 May 1970
Place: Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia
Cemetery: Allambie Park Cemetery, Albany, Western Australia
Religion
Catholic
Education
Educated Albany State School
Occupation
Union secretary
Employment History
Employed at Albany Woollen Mills circa 1926–1956
House
MLA
Party
Labor
Date Elected
7 April 1956
Inaugural Speech
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Speeches
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Year Retired/Resigned
1970
Electorate
Albany
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Albany 7 April 1956–14 April 1970 (resigned)
Background/Membership
Union representative for wool and textile workers at Albany Woollen Mills
President Albany branch Textile Workers’ Union for seven years
Life member Albany Volunteer Fire Brigade
Represented Albany at football
References
Albany Advertiser, 6 May 1970.
D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume two 1930-2010, Western Australian Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2011, p. 106.
West Australian, 6 May 1970.