Sydney, NSW. 1938-04-23. A group portrait of Victoria Cross recipients who were invited to Sydney ...

Place Africa: South Africa
Accession Number 044957
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film polyester negative
Conflict Period 1930-1939
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

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 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: A. D. Lowerson VC, A. C. Borella VC MM, W. Peeler VC, S. R. McDougall VC MM, G. M. Ingram VC MM, W. E. Brown VC DCM, C. W. K. Sadlier VC, H. Dalziel VC, W. Ruthven VC, J. Rogers VC (Boer War), J. P. Woods VC (in front), T. J. B. Kenny VC. (See 044956 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)