Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Derham, A.P.


medical practitioner and paediatrician


Dr A. Derham joined the Wallaby Club and maintained his membership until 1952. He was a medical practitioner and a paediatrician. He was an Honorary Physician to the Royal Childrens Hospital, Melbourne, and Medical Officer to the City of Kew. He served in World War I and as a Colonel with the 8th Division in Wordl War II. He was a Prisoner of War in Changi.



1938 - 1952
Membership - Wallaby Club

Sources used to compile this entry: Attwood, Harold (ed.), The Centenary History of the Wallaby Club, Landscape Publications, Mont Albert, 1993. List of members page 132, additional references pages 67, 68.

Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy

A Private Club

The Wallaby Club is a Melbourne-based walking club established in 1894 with a strong bias towards good fellowship, talking and an appreciation of both the natural and built environments. Membership is strictly limited and is by invitation only.

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