History Resources - Members of Parliament

Horace William Strutt

Horace William Strutt

Surname: STRUTT

Given Names: Horace William

Title and Honours: Mr, Brig. (DSO)


Date and Place of Birth: 19 December 1903 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death: 5 November 1985



House of Assembly: 1) 23 November 1946 (2) 4 December 1959

Electorate: Denison

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Speaker 13 April 1955 to 28 October 1956.

Date of Departure: (1) 2 May 1959 (2) 10 May 1969

Reason for Departure: (1) Defeated. (2) Defeated.


Elected second time by recount on death of A.R. Park.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 490

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.