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Location Telstra Museum, Melbourne 375 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara - Victoria, Australia
Type honour_roll
Description

Honour board commemorating Victorian Postmaster General's Department workers who served in World War 1. A total of 3,726 employees of the Postmaster General's Department enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force during World War 1. This represented about one in every five of the total number of men employed by the Department. Many other employees volunteered, but were rejected for health or other reasons, whilst men in key positions could not be spared. This board was displayed at the Spirit of ANZAC Centenary Experience, Melbourne, in February 2016.

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POSTMASTER GENERAL'S DEPARTMENT
VICTORIA

ROLL OF HONOR
1914 1918

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

PRICTOR, James Henry

Service number 2815
Corporal
Army Pay Corps (AIF)
AIF WW1
Born 21 Apr 1897

SHEPHERD, Francis Charles

Service number 2872
Private
57th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1891

POULETT-HARRIS, Lovell

Service number 2045
Private
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Oct 1890

BURCHNALL, Francis Robert

Service number VX64477
Corporal
Born 28 Oct 1890

CUMMINGS, William Gordon

Service number 4763
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jul 1897

TRUSCOTT, Joseph Victor

Service number 3629
Sergeant
60th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Jan 1894

BAUD, Alfred Miller

Service number 1852
Sergeant
14th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 20 Sep 1892

CARNEY, James Maxwell

Service number 853
Trooper
8th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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