Prospect Roll of Honour A-G WWI Board

Details

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

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

ELLIS, Albert George

Service number 62083
Private
Born 2 Nov 1899

ALTHORP, Cyril Barton

Service number 4129
Gunner
10th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 2 Mar 1896

HEWISH, Ernest Duncan

Service number 8282
Private
6th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1897

LAMPIT, Albert Edward

Service number 3195
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Apr 1892

RUSE, George Henry

Service number 3286
Gunner
Born 13 Feb 1887

DEVONSHIRE, William Pendennis

Service number S68279
Lieutenant Colonel
Born 19 Sep 1884

KILDAEL, Esta Cornelia

Service number SISTER
Nursing Sister
2nd Australian General Hospital: AIF
AIF WW1
Born 5 Jul 1876

EMMINS, Arthur Oliver

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

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