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Photo, portrait - Brigadier Stanley Savige

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Black and white photograph of Brigadier Stanley Savige. He is wearing a uniform and it is of note that he has 8 ribbons including an MID and wears the rank of Brigadier. Photo is placed behind discoloured white mounting board.
Size
334mm x 405mm
Object Registration
00001
Keywords
savige, portrait
Historical information
Stanley Savige is seen as the founder of Legacy when it was founded in Melbourne in September 1923.
He was born in Morwell Victoria on 26/6/1890. He served in the Australian Army between 1915 and 1946, including service in both World Wars. Stanley Savige was a awarded a KBE, CB, DSO, MC,ED
When Made
circa 1939
Made By
Austin Murcott (Maker)
Significance
This is a photographic portrait of the founder of the First Legacy Club in Australia, Stanley Savige.
Inscriptions & Markings
Austin Murcott Melb (Front lower right)

Last updated
16 Apr 2020 at 6:30PM