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Location 9 Roberts Road, Subiaco, Nedlands - Western Australia, Australia
Type Monument
Description

A memorial surmounted by the school crest in bronze, a Sphinx, and bearing at its base a sundial stands in the grounds of the Perth Modern School as a memorial to old boys of the school who died in service or were killed in action in World War One.

Built Designed by W. B. Hardwick (architect) Mr Marriott (sphinx) Built by C. W. Arnott It was erected by funds subscribed by students and ex-students of the school.
Opened 22 October 1922 by His Excellency, the Lieutenant Governor, Sir Robert McMillan
Inscription

FOR
KING AND EMPIRE
THEIR NAMES GRAVEN
IN MEMORIAL COLUMNS
ARE A SONG HEARD
IN THE FUTURE

OLD BOYS OF THE SCHOOL WHO FELL
IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
(Names)

Condition

Good

Names

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BLECHYNDEN, Leslie Thomas

Service number 2882
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1898

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FOX, Marshall Tregellis

Service number 1462
Private
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1896

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LADYMAN, Henry Claude

Service number 2882
Trooper
10th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 16 Mar 1890

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ANDERSON, John Shaw

Service number 1504
Lance Corporal
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Mar 1896

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