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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
Historical information
Stanley Savige born in Morwell Victoria on 26/6/1890. He served in the Australian Army between 1915 and 1946, including service in both World Wars. He is widely seen as the founder of Legacy. Legacy was founded in Melbourne in September 1923. 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
6 Feb 2018 at 8:13AM