ART27508

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ID number ART27508
Title Major General George Wootten
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1956
Medium oil on canvas
Measurement Overall: 101.8 x 76.6 cm

Description

George 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.