Herman Maxwell Batten

Politician

1909 – 1991

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Who was Herman Maxwell Batten?

Herman Maxwell Batten was a Canadian politician, school principal and teacher.

Born in Bareneed, Conception Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, he was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 1953 as a Member of the Liberal Party to represent the riding of Humber—St. George's and re-elected in the elections of 1957, 1958, 1962, 1963, 1965 and he was defeated in the election of 1968 in the riding of Humber—St. George's—St. Barbe. He was Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole between 1963 and 1965 and Chairperson of the Special Committee on a Canadian flag. He was Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons between 1966 and 1968.

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Born
Aug 4, 1909
Bareneed
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Died
Oct 17, 1991

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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