Philippe Perrottet by Liam updated on April 21, 2014 2 Comments Philippe Perrottet About Liam Anyone who knows me are aware that I am a bit of a movie buff. Over the past few years I have been collecting signed photographs of my favourite actors.
Philippe Louis Gaston Perrottet was born on 29 November 1921 in Kew, Victoria, Australia to Muriel Mary Addey Wilson, age 29, and George David Perrottet, age 31.
His sister Estelle Frances Beatrice was born on 3 July 1924 in Melbourne, Victoria, when Philippe Louis Gaston was 2 years old.
Estelle Frances Beatrice Perrottet (Winkler)
3 SEP 1939 AGE 17
Serving in the Australian Military during World War II
Philippe Louis Gaston Perrottet served in the Australian military during World War II. Name: Philippe Louis Gaston Perrottet, Birth Date 29/11/192, Birth Place Kew Victoria, Year range 1939 – 1948, Enlistment Place Melbourne, Service Number 53434 Next of Kin Patricia Perrottet, Series Description A9301: RAAF, NCOs and Other Ranks
8 FEB 1941 AGE 20 Marriage
Philippe Louis Gaston Perrottet married Patricia Elizabeth Dowie in Victoria in 1941 when he was 20 years old.
Patricia Elizabeth Dowie
Philippe was a Ballet Dancer dancing with the Australian Ballet Society partnering Rachel Carson.
Mr Philippe Perrottet, an ex-
perienced dancer who has
studied with such notable
ballet masters as Anton Dolin,
Edvard Borovansky, and
Thadee Slavinsky, and per-
formed with Colonel de Basil’s
Russian Ballet while it was in
Australia. Four years’ service
in the RAAF during the war
kept bim off the boards, but on
his discharge from the Air
Force he welcomed the oppor-
tunity to join the new company,
for which he dances, instructs,
devises ballets, and even, de-
signs decors and costumes.
Music, decor and dance – were
blended well when the Australian
Ballet , Society- opened its short
season last night in the ‘ Union
Theatre. , ‘
A new Australian ballet, The
Three Lemons, was the most
outstanding/ The music for the
ballet was written by John Tal-
lis, choreography, by ‘ Philippe
Perrottet; .and decor: by Walter
Philippe Perrottet pleased witli
his skilled /and “sympathetic per
formance. Rachel Cameron, as
sistant ballet producer and lead
ing ballerina, was also outstand
ing. ‘Anne Palmer danced with
grace and assurance, and excelled
in ‘ her Interpretation of Spring
in the Three Lemons. Other mem
bers -of the ballet included Rob
ert Harvey, Helen George and
Vera ‘ Windas.”
Port of Departure: Sydney, Australia Arrival Date: 26 Apr 1947 Port of Arrival: Southampton, England Ports of Voyage: Sydney; Melbourne; Fremantle; Bombay and Port Said Official Number 148146 Ship Name: Asturias Shipping Line: Roy
26 Apr 1947 • Southampton, England, AGE 25
13 NOV 1949 • 4 Harrington Gardens, Kensington, England
13 Nov 1951 • Southampton, England
His mother Muriel Mary passed away on 6 March 1969 in Maroochydore, Queensland, at the age of 76.
Muriel Mary Addey Wilson AKA Lazarus
Death of Father
His father George David passed away on 24 August 1971 in Waratah, New South Wales at the age of 81.
George David Perrottet
Philippe Louis Gaston Perrottet died on 6 November 1982 in Roma, Roma, Italy, when he was 60 years old.
Probate 18 Mar 1983 • London
Address: Flat 1 Mali Court, 20A Paddington Street, London W1, UK
Many thanks for the interesting email.