Peterborough Public School Honour Board WW1 Back to Search

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Location Main Street, Peterborough (Formerly Petersburg), South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

In the Town Hall.  A polished wooden honour board comprising a carved and painted headboard over the main board that is divided into five panels. The centre panel comprises the title and a dedication panel that is divided into two further panels. Lettering is in gold paint.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Top:

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Centre panel, top:

                    1914                                         1918

                                       PUBLIC SCHOOL

                                      PETERBOROUGH

                                      Names of those

                                            who have

                                ENLISTED for SERVICE

                                               in the

                        AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES

Centre panel, centre: Two soldiers standing with "Arms Reversed", border the dedication.

The word "OF" is centred in a wreath surmounted by the king's crown.

                                 THE ROLL OF HONOUR

               HE DIED THE NOBLEST DEATH A MAN CAN DIE

              FIGHTING FOR GOD, FOR TRUTH AND LOYALTY

                      AND SUCH A DEATH IS IMMORTALITY

                 DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI

 

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Peterborough Council
PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

View Tributes of Honour Description

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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MCKENZIE, Bernard Scrymgour

Service number 1305
Trooper
11th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 26 Jul 1881

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OSBORNE, Josiah William

Service number 410
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jun 1895

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CRACK, Walter Harold

Service number 3460
Private
2nd Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1

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BROWN, Clarence

Service number 1242
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Aug 1888

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MCCANN, William Francis James

Service number 405
Lieutenant Colonel
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 19 Apr 1892

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TAYLOR, Harold George

Service number 3946
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1893

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HASS , Albert Frederick

Service number 6948
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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TAYLOR, Wilfred Arthur

Service number 2252
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 May 1896

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