History Resources - Members of Parliament

Neil Campbell

Neil Campbell


Given Names: Neil

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 21 March 1880 - Winkleigh, Tasmania

Date of Death: 25 April 1960 - Launceston, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 10 June 1922

Electorate: Wilmot (Lyons)

Party: Nationalist/Liberal (from 1946)

Positions Held: Chair Committees 1931-34; Opposition Leader 1945-50; Minister 1934

Date of Departure: 19 February 1955

Reason for Departure: Resigned to contest Tamar (LC).

Legislative Council: 14 May 1955

Electorate: Tamar

Party: Nationalist; Liberal

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 25 April 1960

Reason for Departure: Died in office.

Comments: Condolence motion in HA & LC 27 April 1960.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 384


House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.