Moreland State School No 2837 HR Back to Search

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Location 157 -163 Moreland Road, Coburg, Moreland - Victoria, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

Large wooden board with gold lettering (10 panels of names) with turned wooden pillars on each side and ornately carved wooden flags and flowers at top

2837 Moreland State School opened in 1887 with about a hundred pupils. It expanded rapidly and by the 1920s there were nearly two and a half thousand pupils, making it the largest state school in Victoria.

As Moreland is on the border of Coburg and Brunswick, some men came from Brunswick and some from Coburg.

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Inscription

MORELAND STATE SCHOOL
NO 2837
1914 ROLL OF HONOUR 1919
THEY FOUGHT FOR COUNTRYS HONOUR
THEY LIVE IN OURS
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Condition

Good

Names

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HAMBRIDGE, Percival William

Service number 2391
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Nov 1891

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PATULLO, Clarence William

Service number 3117
Private
4th Light Trench Mortar Battery
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1897

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ORGILL, George Albert

Service number 564
Sergeant
4th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Feb 1880

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