Dick O’Donnell

O’DONNELL, Dick (?-?)

B.? D.?

Joined union, Federated Furnishing Trades Union, Vic Branch (Vic. Branch Furnishing Trades Society?) c. 1903; Exec. Officer including President, and Auditor; Organiser 1915; Assistant Sec. Federated Furnishing Trades Union, Vic Branch, c.1913; Membership of union at least doubled from c.1913 to 1926, during his period of assistant secretary; Sec. 1926 following death of Archie Dobson; Member, Federal Executive; Delegate, Wages Board; Delegate, THC; Union Rep. on Returned Soliers’ Committee; Union rep. Vocational Training Committee; ALP rep.; Resigned secretaryship in 1928 due to ill-health; Life-member of union on retirement; Cricket, football and horse-racing enthusiast

Labor Call, 1 Nov. 1923 p.8; Furnishing Worker, 1 Feb. 1935


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