How Bendigo-born George Hamilton Lamb was re-elected while a POW

Alex Blain
By Alex Blain
Updated April 25 2022 - 3:29am, first published 1:30am
LEADER: Member for Lowan George Hamilton Lamb was re-elected to his position while missing during World War II. Picture: CONTRIBUTED

On June 12, 1943, the incumbent member for Lowan Hamilton Lamb was re-elected, unopposed in that year's Victorian state election.

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Alex Blain

Alex Blain

Journalist

I am a general news/sports journalist with the Wimmera Mail-Times in Horsham. My work has appeared in the Age, the Geelong Advertiser, the Australian, the Jakarta Globe and across the airwaves on Radio Australia.

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