Story: Lee, John Alfred Alexander

John Alfred Alexander Lee

John Alfred Alexander Lee

John A. Lee, who lost his left arm in the First World War, strikes a light-hearted pose in 1936, the year he was appointed to cabinet in the first Labour government.

About this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
Reference: 1/2-043306; F
Photograph by Stanley P. Andrew

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Erik Olssen. 'Lee, John Alfred Alexander', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998, updated June, 2014. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4l8/lee-john-alfred-alexander (accessed 19 January 2018)