Walter Edwards

Mr Walter James Edwards

Rush ID: 8934

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1900
Died:
15 October 1964
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Seaman
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8934
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7618517
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. EDWARDS, Walter (1900-1964)

Constituencies

  1. Stepney

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: TGWU
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Stepney Whitechapel and St George's

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1942*
    Date of election: 8 August 1942
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: TGWU
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Civil Lord of Admiralty 1945-1951

Marriages

  1. O'Brien, unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Trade unions

  1. Transport and General Workers Union member

  2. Transport and General Workers Union sponsored by