Tasman Shields

Tasman Shields (20 November 1872 28 August 1950) was an Australian politician.

He was born in Launceston. In 1915 he was elected to the Tasmanian Legislative Council as an independent member for Launceston. He held the seat until 1936, when he was defeated. Shields died in Launceston in 1950.[1]


  1. Parliament of Tasmania (2005). "Shields, Tasman". The Parliament of Tasmania from 1856. Parliament of Tasmania. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
Tasmanian Legislative Council
Preceded by
Charles Russen
Member for Launceston
Served alongside: Peter McCrackan/Frank Hart
Succeeded by
Alexander Evans

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