Captain William Benn

Former MP for Manchester, Gorton

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Military Service.: India (Political Situation). 23 May 1940

    asked the Secretary of State for India whether he can indicate the attitude of His Majesty's present Government towards the problems facing them in India?
  • Business of the House. 18 Apr 1940

    Will the Prime Minister consider issuing as a White Paper the Norwegian Government's statement relating to the invasion of Norway?
  • Government of India Act, 1935 (Proclamations Under Section 93). 18 Apr 1940

    I do not know that I have much to complain of in the tone of the right hon. Gentleman's speech, but one thing that he did not tell us, that he did not even mention, and certainly did not impress on us, was the immense importance for the House of the Motions that we are passing to-day. We are now assuming, possibly for 12 months unless the Orders are revoked, the responsibility for the...

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Former MP for Manchester, Gorton

Entered the House of Commons on 12 January 1906 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 January 1942 — unknown

Also represented Aberdeen North; Leith; Tower Hamlets St George

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