History Resources - Members of Parliament

Allan John Foster

 Francis Henry Foster

Surname: FOSTER

Given Names: Francis Henry

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 16 January 1888 - Brighton, Sussex, England

Date of Death: 31 May 1979 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 20 February 1937

Electorate: Wilmot (Lyons)

Party: Nationalist

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 13 December 1941

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 436

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.