Major General George Wootten
ID numberART27508
Collection typeArt
TitleMajor General George Wootten
MeasurementOverall: 101.8 x 76.6 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1956
Physical descriptionoil on canvas
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionGeorge Frederick Wootten (1893-1970) served during the First World War landing at Gallipoli, 25 April 1915. During the Second World War he commanded the 9th Australian Infantry Division. In the post war years 1945-1958, Major General George F Wootten, chaired the Repatriation Commission in Melbourne.