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  UK Parliament - Smethwick - By-election
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Parents > United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > West Midlands > Smethwick
OfficeParliament
Type By-election
Filing Deadline October 01, 1945 - 07:00pm Central
Polls Open October 01, 1945 - 01:00am Central
Polls Close October 01, 1945 - 04:00pm Central
Term Start October 02, 1945 - 12:00pm
Term End February 23, 1950 - 12:00pm
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH November 30, 2019 01:25am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyLabour Won07/05/1945
NameAlfred Dobbs Votes20,522 (65.86%)
Term07/26/1945 - 07/27/1945 Margin9,885 (+31.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyLabour Won02/23/1950
NamePatrick Gordon Walker Votes28,750 (62.09%)
Term02/24/1950 - 10/25/1951 Margin11,197 (+24.18%)
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Name Patrick Gordon Walker Gilbert Edgar  
PartyLabour Conservative  
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Certified Votes19,364 (68.85%) 8,762 (31.15%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -10,602 (-37.69%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 10/01/1945 10/01/1945  
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