Story: Dinnie, Walter

Walter Dinnie (left) and his family

Walter Dinnie (left) and his family

This family portrait of 1914 shows ex-police commissioner Walter Dinnie (left), his wife Frederica (right) and their children including (seated at centre) Ted, who became head of the Finger-print Branch established by his father.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
Reference: 1/1-013744-G
Photograph by Stanley P. Andrew

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Richard S. Hill. 'Dinnie, Walter', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 June 2020)