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Document - (H60)

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
White A4 paper with black type, a facsimile from Legatee Rob C Allison.
Size
297 x 210 mm
Object Registration
01515
Keywords
history, past presidents
Historical information
A message sent via fax machine to Legacy to advise a past President's gold Legacy badge had been given to Warnambool Legacy. The content says:
'Howard Mackenzie, President of Warrnambool Legacy, advised me on 5th February 1989, that L/ Greg Gillespie - son of our Past President James G. Gillespie - presented to Warrnambool Legacy the Gold Legacy Badge given to his father and worn by him during his year of office as President. This badge is now presented to the installed President of Warrnambool to wear during his year of office. Howard is the first recipient.'
The notation 'H60' in black pen shows that it was part of original archive project was undertaken by Legatees Frank Doolan and Brian Armstrong.
When Made
1970
Significance
A record of the past presidents of Melbourne Legacy. L/ Jim Gillespie was a founding member of Legacy and his Presidents badge was seen as significant enough to present to Warrnambool Legacy club.
Last updated
6 Oct 2019 at 3:09PM