Historical information

An article from the Melbourne Legacy Bulletin on the death of Legatee Ian Anderson, a long serving Legatee, on 21st May 1987. The Bulletin published articles on Legatees when they passed away.
Legatee Ian Anderson was President in 1964, during which there were 7,000 children in Melbourne Legacy's care and approximately 9,500 widows. Badge Day raised 120,000 pounds. He had also served on the Legacy Co-ordinating Council for many years and was it's president in 1969-1971.
Also a death notice and note published in the Bulletin when his wife Gwenda Anderson passed away in 1989
The article was part of an folder about of past presidents that served on the LCC in preparation for the photo board that was produced. The folder included biographical details and obituaries, eulogies and death notices of some Legatees. The items have been catalogued separately.


A record of the life and service of Legatee Ian Anderson. The information was published in the Bulletin and collected to record the lives of prominent legatees in a folder.

Physical description

Typed copy of 2 pages from the Legacy Bulletin on the death of Legatee Ian Anderson and notices on his wife's death.

Inscriptions & markings

Bulletin No. VAW 1209. 31.1.1985. Pages 7 to 8.