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Walter Langdon Parsons (16 August 1881 – 2 March 1955) was an Australian politician. Born in Adelaide, South Australia, he was educated at Whieham College before becoming a shopkeeper and citrus grower in Gladstone. He was mayor of the Corporate Town of Gladstone from 1914 to 1916, and served in the military in 1918. In 1925, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Nationalist member for Angas, defeating sitting Labor MP Moses Gabb. He held the seat until his defeat by Gabb in 1929, whereupon he became an insurance agent. Parsons died in 1955.

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  • Walter Langdon Parsons (16 August 1881 – 2 March 1955) was an Australian politician. Born in Adelaide, South Australia, he was educated at Whieham College before becoming a shopkeeper and citrus grower in Gladstone. He was mayor of the Corporate Town of Gladstone from 1914 to 1916, and served in the military in 1918. In 1925, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Nationalist member for Angas, defeating sitting Labor MP Moses Gabb. He held the seat until his defeat by Gabb in 1929, whereupon he became an insurance agent. Parsons died in 1955.
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  • Walter Langdon Parsons (16 August 1881 – 2 March 1955) was an Australian politician. Born in Adelaide, South Australia, he was educated at Whieham College before becoming a shopkeeper and citrus grower in Gladstone. He was mayor of the Corporate Town of Gladstone from 1914 to 1916, and served in the military in 1918. In 1925, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Nationalist member for Angas, defeating sitting Labor MP Moses Gabb. He held the seat until his defeat by Gabb in 1929, whereupon he became an insurance agent. Parsons died in 1955.
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