Prospect Roll of Honour A-G WWI Board Back to Search

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Location Wilcox Ave & Menzies Crescent, Prospect, South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

For names G-Z see https://vwma.org.au/explore/memorials/1353

A large wooden board that is a part of two similar boards, the names from A to G. At the top is an AIF badge between the coloured flags of Australia and Britain, across the badge is a ribband. The board is divided into eight columns; at the top of the fourth to sixth columns is an inverted wreath with an inscription. At the base of the third column is an effigy of an RAN sailor standing at Arms Reversed on a stylised base superimposed with the symbol of the Medical Corps and at the base of the sixth column is an AIF soldier in a similar configuration. At the lower section of the fourth and fifth columns is a coronet with sunburst rays arising from its centre enclosed within a wreath and ribband with the words: THE PATH OF DUTY. Below this are the names of the members of the Army Nursing Service and a stylised shied with a red cross at its centre. All details except for the flags are in gold paint.

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Inscription

Top:
                  PROSPECT

British flag       AIF badge       Australian flag

Ribband:
             ROLL OF                     HONOUR

                        PRO.DEO.ET.PATRIA.

Lower:

  MEN FROM THIS DISTRICT WHO ENLISTED FOR SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919
(Names)
 

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Prospect RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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ALLAN, Herbert George

Service number 12793
Private
Born 21 Jun 1894

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BLAND, George

Service number 1134
Lance Corporal
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Jul 1890

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WILLS, Francis George

Service number 2451
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Apr 1892

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EMMINS, Arthur Oliver

Service number 3044
Lance Corporal
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1896

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HAWSON, Alexander Lincoln

Service number 273
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 11 Apr 1894

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COPE, John Darrell Coleman

Service number 770
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 May 1895

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GARDINER, Frederick Thomas

Service number 3119
Private
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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BROOKS, John Elkanah

Service number 272
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Mar 1887

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