Harry Ernest Combs

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Harry Combs
Harry Combs, 1938.jpg
Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Wellington Suburbs
In office
1938 – 1946
Preceded by Robert Alexander Wright
Succeeded by constituency abolished
Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Onslow
In office
1946 – 1954
Preceded by new constituency
Succeeded by Henry May
Personal details
Born 14 January 1881
Died 12 June 1954 (1954-06-13) (aged 73)
Political party Labour

Harry Ernest Combs (14 January 1881 – 12 June 1954) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party.

Political career

New Zealand Parliament
Years Term Electorate Party
1938–1943 26th Wellington Suburbs Labour
1943–1946 27th Wellington Suburbs Labour
1946–1949 28th Onslow Labour
1949–1951 29th Onslow Labour
1951–1954 30th Onslow Labour

He represented the Wellington electorates of Wellington Suburbs from 1938 to 1946, and then Onslow from 1946 to 1954 when he died.[1] Previously Combs had unsuccessfully contested seats in the 1922 and 1925 elections.


  1. ^ Wilson, James Oakley (1985) [First published in 1913]. New Zealand Parliamentary Record, 1840–1984 (4th ed.). Wellington: V.R. Ward, Govt. Printer. p. 190. OCLC 154283103.
New Zealand Parliament
Preceded by
Robert Alexander Wright
Member of Parliament for Wellington Suburbs
Constituency abolished
New constituency Member of Parliament for Onslow
Succeeded by
Henry May

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