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DEATH OF FORMER MEMBER THE HONOURABLE SIR JOHN OSCAR CRAMER

The President informed the Senate of the death, on 18 May 1994, of the

Honourable Sir John Oscar Cramer, a member of the House of

Representatives for the division of Bennelong from 1949 to 1974.

The Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Gareth Evans), by

leave, moved--That the Senate expresses its deep regret at the death, on

18 May 1994, of the Honourable Sir John Oscar Cramer, Minister for the

Army from 1956 to 1963 and member of the House of Representatives for

the division of Bennelong from 1949 to 1974, places on record its

appreciation of his long and meritorious public service and tenders its

profound sympathy to his family in their bereavement.

The motion was supported and all Senators present stood in silence--

Question put and passed.