Marshall Cooke

Nelson Marshall Cooke (born 4 March 1938) is an Australian retired politician. Born in Brisbane, he was educated at the University of Queensland before becoming a barrister. In 1972, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Liberal member for Petrie. He was not re-endorsed by the party for the 1974 election, being overlooked in favour of Redcliffe Deputy Mayor John Hodges. Cooke retired from politics, returning to law.[1]

Marshall Cooke
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Petrie
In office
2 December 1972  11 April 1974
Preceded byAlan Hulme
Succeeded byJohn Hodges
Personal details
Born (1938-03-05) 5 March 1938
Brisbane, Queensland
Political partyLiberal Party of Australia
Alma materUniversity of Queensland


  1. Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Archived from the original on 6 October 2008. Retrieved 26 July 2008.
Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Alan Hulme
Member for Petrie
1972 1974
Succeeded by
John Hodges

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