Charles McHugh (politician)

Charles Stephen McHugh (23 April 1887 – 24 July 1927) was an Australian politician. Born in South Australia, he was educated at Catholic schools before becoming a clerk and an official with the Australian Workers' Union. He served on Thebarton Town Council before being elected to the Australian Senate in 1922 as a Labor Senator for South Australia. He held the seat until his death in 1927; Nationalist John Verran was appointed as his replacement.[1]

Charles McHugh
Senator for South Australia
In office
1 July 1923 – 24 July 1927
Succeeded byJohn Verran
Personal details
Born23 April 1887
Adelaide, South Australia
Died24 July 1927 (aged 40)
Launceston, Tasmania
Political partyLabor
Doreen Monica Hogan (m. 19231927)


  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Retrieved 2008-11-23.

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