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Photograph - Major WH 'Mac' Grant

From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) Victoria

Description
Rectangular black and white glossy head and shoulders portrait print of 'Mac' Grant.
Size
200 by 250 mm.
Object Registration
0107
Keywords
major wh mac grant - founding officer commanding - 1 commando company - post-ww2 commandos
Historical information
Major WH 'Mac' Grant was the founding Officer Commanding of 1 Commando Company when it was first raised in Sydney in 1955.
Significance
1 and 2 Commando Companies, in Sydney and Melbourne, were the first of the post-WW2 Commando and Special Forces units raised in Australia since the disbanding of the WW2 Commando units. Major Grant served as a Commando in WW2.
Inscriptions & Markings
From Mac Grant.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM