Monday, January 19, 2015

ERNEST EDWARD "WEARY" DUNLOP


Colonel Sir Ernest Edward "Weary" Dunlop (12 July 1907 - 2 July 1993) was an Australian surgeon who was renowned for his leadership while being held prisoner in World War II. 
The nickname "Weary" was a reference to his last name - "tired" like a Dunlop tyre.
Source: Wikipedia.
You can find this sculpture in the Domain Parklands.


4 comments:

  1. Looks like someone has been tweaking his cheeks.

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  2. Tired like a Dunlop tyre.. how very Aussie is that :) love your close up here Jim.

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