Biographical entry Menzies, Frank Gladstone (1892 - 1978)

3 January 1892
Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
31 August 1978
Balwyn, Victoria, Australia
Family Member, Lawyer, Public Servant and Writer of Inscription


Frank Gladstone Menzies was a lawyer, public servant and older brother of Robert Menzies. Frank Menzies served in the first AIF from 1915 to 1919. He was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in May 1920 and was gazetted crown solicitor in April 1926. In 1920 he stood unsuccessfully for Nationalist pre-selection for the Legislative Assembly seat of Toorak. Menzies retired as crown solicitor in December 1954.


Maher, Laurence W. Menzies, Frank Gladstone (1892-1978), in Australian Dictionary of Biography. National Centre of Biography, Australian National University. Published in hard copy 2000, accessed online 5 July 2013.