Sydney, NSW. 1938-04-23. A group portrait of Victoria Cross recipients who were invited to Sydney by the United Licensed Victuallers Association (ULVA) to march as a group in the 1938 Sydney Anzac ...
ID number044956
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionSydney, NSW. 1938-04-23. A group portrait of Victoria Cross recipients who were invited to Sydney by the United Licensed Victuallers Association (ULVA) to march as a group in the 1938 Sydney Anzac Day march. This gesture by the ULVA was part of the Australian sesquicentennial (150 years) celebrations. The photograph was taken on the roof of the ULVA headquarters at 12 O'Connell Street, Sydney. Left to right: J. W. A. Jackson VC, W. D. Joynt VC, J. Hamilton VC, W. M. Currey VC, T. Caldwell VC (Royal Scots Fusiliers), P. C. Statton VC MM, J. J. Dwyer VC, J. Carroll VC, E. T. Towner VC MC, T. L. Axford VC MM. (See 044957 for the other image to complete the group shot) (See P01880.001 for the composite image) (See 044844 for a group photograph of the men taken on Anzac Day before the march)