Tasmanian Amateur Athletics Association

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Location Libraries Tasmania, Foyer, 91 Murray Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

Wooden honour board commemorating members of the Tasmanian Amateur Athletics Association who served inthe First World War.
The board was commissioned in 1921. It contained a complete record of all men who enlisted and who had competed under the Association anywhere in Tasmania. It was unveiled by Sir Herbert Nicholls, President of the Association on 26 September 1921.
As the Association had no formal rooms at the time, it was subsequently placed on a wall in the Hobart Public Library, Argyle Street building.

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Built 1921
Opened 26 September 1921 by Sir Herbert Nicholls, President of the Association
Inscription

Pro Patria

Tasn. Amateur Athletics Assn.

1914 1919

220 Enlisted - 45 killed

[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

ELTHAM, William Keith

Service number 1982
Lieutenant
1st Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 11 Oct 1886

SHARP, Richard Ralph

Service number 5390
Private
3rd Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 17 Oct 1888

BAIN, Alec Lewis

Service number 3526
Lance Corporal
52nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Jul 1895

BARCLAY, David

Service number 801
Trooper
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1887

MARGETTS, Ivor Stephen

Service number OFFICER
Captain
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Sep 1891

LINDUS, Leonard Tasker

Lieutenant
26th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

CLARK, Tasman Leslie

Service number 1072
Private
26th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1891

CRISP, Alan Percy

Service number TX2068
Colonel
Born 23 Dec 1889

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