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Henry Cairn Hogbin

(1880-1966), Businessman and politician; MP for Battersea North

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Henry Cairn Hogbin, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122901

Henry Cairn Hogbin

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 26 August 1924
NPG x122901


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christopher hardiman

18 January 2016, 17:08

Was my Great Uncle, nephew of my Great Grandfather. Stood 4 times for Parliament winning only once and holding the seat for just a year. Started as a Liberal, but fought his last campaign as a Conservative. MP for Battersea North 1923 - 1924. Held a position in the Ministry of Food during the First World War. His father was Thomas Parker Hogbin who was a schoolmaster and later a market gardener in Hounslow.

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