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The Dictionary of Australasian Biography/Turner, Hon. George

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Turner, Hon. George, M.L.A., Solicitor-General, Victoria, is a solicitor in Melbourne, and was returned to the Legislative Assembly for St. Kilda in 1889. After the death of Mr. Langridge in April 1891, he joined the Munro Ministry as Commissioner of Customs, and continued to hold office when the Ministry was reconstructed under Mr. Shiels in Feb. and April 1892. He is Solicitor-General, Commissioner of Trade and Customs, and Minister of Health.