George Pearce

Australian politician from Queensland (1917-1992)

Henry George Pearce (born 17 September 1917) is a former Australian politician. He was a member of the House of Representatives from 1949 to 1961, representing the Liberal Party in the Division of Capricornia.

George Pearce
Pearce in 1956
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Capricornia
In office
10 December 1949 – 9 December 1961
Preceded byCharles Davidson
Succeeded byGeorge Gray
Personal details
Born (1917-09-17) 17 September 1917 (age 106)
Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
Political partyLiberal
Nell Graham (m. 1939)

In 1960, Pearce was made Government Whip in the House of Representatives under Hubert Opperman.[1]

References change

  1. "Mr. Opperman New Shipping Minister". The Age. 6 February 1960.