Robert FORKE

FORKE, The Hon. Robert, P.C.

Parliamentary Career

December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
PRO
  Brandon (Manitoba)
October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
PRO
  Brandon (Manitoba)
September 14, 1926 - September 24, 1926
LIB-PRO
  Brandon (Manitoba)
November 2, 1926 - December 29, 1929
LIB-PRO
  Brandon (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (September 25, 1926 - December 29, 1929)
December 30, 1929 - May 30, 1930
LIB-PRO
  Brandon (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 593)


June 13, 1929

Mr. FORKE:

There went on the land

originally 31,360 soldier settlers. Soldier settlers who were granted loans numbered 24,484 and 224 Indian soldier settlers were established, making a total of 24,708 under this particular head. Soldier entries without loan numbered 6,652, bringing the total up to 31,360. Active settlers now on the land number 13,778.

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June 13, 1929

Mr. FORKE:

I will have that looked up.

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June 13, 1929

Mr. FORKE:

They will be made as convenient as possible for the soldier settlers.

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June 13, 1929

Mr. FORKE:

The collections have not

been what might have been expected.

Supply-Soldier Land Settlement

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June 13, 1929

Mr. FORKE:

I can get the file, but this

is the first time I have received any notice of the case. If the hon. member had given me this information a week ago I would have been able to have the information before the house to-day and the matter could have been settled. If the hon. member is willing to keep the house sitting for another week, I *can get the information. He is giving what was stated to him 'by the settlers, but there are .two sides to every question.

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