Anderson, David Alexander Hebden

ANDERSON, David Alexander Hebden, politician (b 16 Apr 1937, Victoria). He was an accomplished athlete as a student, and won a silver medal in ROWING at the 1960 Olympics. After graduating from UBC law school, he worked in the Canadian foreign service from 1963 to 1967, then won election as a Liberal Member of Parliament for VICTORIA in 1968. While in Ottawa he developed a reputation as an ENVIRONMENTALIST and garnered headlines for criticizing his own government's oil transport policies (see...

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