George Charles Whitney (25 May 1884 - / Drummoyne)
Biography of George Charles Whitney
George Charles Whitney was born at Drummoyne, near Sydney, on 25th May, 1884. His father was Australian, his mother English. George was educated at Fort Street Public School and later he studied at Sydney University, where he Graduated B.A., 1906.
Behind the golden western hills
The sun goes down, a founder'd bark,
Only a mighty sadness fills
The silence of the dark.
O twilight sad with wistful eyes,
Restore in ruth again to me
The shadow of the peace that lies
Beyond the purple sea.