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Location Burrawang School of Arts, Barrett Street, Burrawang, Wingecarribee - New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The roll of honor monument is a magnificent structure. It stands twelve feet high, and is built of Bundanoon freestone, let in with marble slabs bearing the following names J Martin, J C Shierlaw, W P Gelder, J Rowland, T O SmitH, H J Watts, H B Watts, T A Hutchinson, W C Irving, G J Irving, H Smith, G Feaver, J Bateman, R Elkington, C Napper, D T Smith,. W Irvine, L E Royston, J Baldwin, R S G Payne, F Morris, B Rudge, J M'Grath, H Waters, R M Murray, S H Goodfellow, A Jackson, S Napper, W Freemantle, J W Moses, R L Moses, J Hill, W Waters, H Ragg, J Jones, A Freemantle, W Moyes, J Cleary, L Waters, J A Irving, F A Murray, C J Evans, S C Gardiner. Inscribed under the names are the words — "Erected by the residents of the district to those who nobly answered their country's call in the great war, 1914." At the top of the names stand the words "Roll of Honor," in large raised letters. The whole of the work stands as a testimony to the ability of the builders, Messrs. Mitchell and Neblett of Robertson.

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Built Mitchell & Neblett (Robertson)
Opened 9 January 1918
Inscription

ROLL OF
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ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS OF THE DISTRICT TO THOSE WHO NOBLY ANSWERED THEIR COUNTRY`S CALL
IN THE GREAT WAR
AD 1914 - 1919

Plaque :

First World War
1914 - 1918

To mark the centenary of World War I and commemorate with pride and deep gratitude the sacrifice of our many service men and women from this district who ensured our future freedom and safety.

We must never forget

Citizens of Burrawang / Wildes Meadow 2014

Plaque:
IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN AND THE UNKNOWN AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER
75TH ANNIVERSARY OF REMEMBRANCE DAY

11.11.93

Left Side Inscription
1939-45

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VIETNAM
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LEST WE FORGET

Back Inscription
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Right Side Inscription
HONOUR
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Condition

Good

Names

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SHIERLAW, James Caldwell

Service number 7080
Private
13th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 11 Dec 1888

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