Fullarton, John Haydon Biography 1971

FULLARTON, John Haydon
Editor Daily News, New Plymouth
Born: Dunedin, 5 May 1908; son of JG Fullarton; married 1936 Mollie, daughter of A Butt; 1 son, 1 daughter
Education: Napier Boys’ High School (dux 1925), Canterbury University
Teacher NZ, UK [United Kingdom] to 1939
2nd NZ Expeditionary Force in North Africa, UK, captain NZ Artillery 1939-46
Sub-editor Daily News 1946, associate editor 1952; editor 1963; president New Plymouth Rotary 1961-62, originator Good Neighbour scheme, member Volunteer Service Abroad controlling committee; lecturer WEA [Workers’ Educational Association] world affairs 1958-63
Publications: Troop Target, 1944; We Walked Alone, 1946; Our Asian Neighbours, 1961
Recreation: bowls, following all sport, bridge, current affairs
Private address: 6 Gilbert St, New Plymouth

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New Zealand Who’s Who 10th edition 1971

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