Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Chapman, W.D. ( - 1956)

Died
1956
Occupation
diplomat, engineer and public servant

Summary

Brigadier W. Chapman joined the Wallaby Club in 1949 and maintained his membership until his death in 1956. He was an engineer, a Commissioner of the State Electricity Commission of Victoria, and Director of the Civil Engineering Department of Transport [Federal?]. He served in both World War I and World War II and was the Consul for Greece in Melbourne.

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Events

1949 - 1956
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 72.

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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