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From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Black and white photo of L/- Donovan Joynt with Captain Mick Moon, accompanied by a typed note, black on white.
Size
255 x 165 mm; 85 x 210mm
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Object Registration
01355
Historical information
Photo taken at the opening of the Puckapunyal Sportsman's Club which had been named after Legatee Donovan Joynt (see also Cat.No. 01352). The accompanying typed note, dated March 1983, identifies Lieutenant Colonel Donovan Joynt VC and Captain Mick Moon VC as 'the only surviving VC winners from World War 1 in Victoria.'
When Made
1983
Significance
A photographic record of two outstanding Victorians who after winning their VCs in WWI went on to live long and impressive lives.
Inscriptions & Markings
Typed note from March 1983 mentions that Lieutenant Colonel Donovan Joynt VC and Captain Mick Moon VC were attending the opening of the Lieutenant Colonel Donovan Joynt VC Sportsman's Club in Puckapunyal.
Last updated
11 Nov 2019 at 4:12PM