Macalister, Horace James Biography 1971

MACALISTER, Horace James
Solicitor, Napier (retired)
Born: Invercargill, 1888 son of W MacAlister; married 1915 Irene, daughter of Sir Robert Anderson; 2 daughters
Education: Southland Boys High School, Victoria University of Wellington; LLB [Bachelor of Law]; Barrister and solicitor 1910
Since practised Invercargill (firm of MacAlister Bros); Invercargill City Council 1929-31; president Southland Law Society 1931; Crown prosecutor, Crown solicitor 1925-53
1st New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Private address: Poraiti, RD 2, Napier

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New Zealand Who’s Who 10th edition 1971

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