Melbourne Grammar School WW1 Fallen Honour Roll Back to Search

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Location 355 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

An honour roll commemorates former students of the Melbourne Grammar School who died in service or were killed in action during World War One. The roll contains 213 names of Old Melburnians (Old Boys) who lost their lives and was unveiled by Lord Stonehaven at the opening of the Memorial Hall on the 11th November 1928.

Built 1928
Opened 11 November 1928 by Lord Stonehaven
Inscription

Front Inscription
1914 1918
To Our
Honoured
Dead

Left Side Inscription
[Names]
And You Our Brothers
Who For All Our Praying
To This Dear School Of Ours
Came Back No More
Who Lie Our Country`s
Debt Of Honour Paying
And Not In Vain
Upon A Foreign Shore

Right Side Inscription
[Names]
Till That Great Day When
At The Throne In Heaven
The Books Are Opened
And The Judgement Set
Your Lives For Honour
And For England Given
The School
Will Not Forget

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

Thumb john farquhar gellion
GELLION, John Farquhar

Service number 846
Gunner
4th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 1888

Thumb mckay  eric brodie 193
MCKAY, Eric Brodie

Service number 193
Private
1st Australian General Hospital
AIF WW1
Born 1896

Thumb 1a
WALKER, John Preston

Service number 1825
Sergeant
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 May 1892

Thumb normal levi  keith maurice
LEVI, Keith Maurice

Service number OFFICER
Captain
1st Australian General Hospital
AIF WW1
Born 6 Oct 1890

Thumb tyson  jack alexander claude kennedy 11902
TYSON, Jack Alexander Claude Kennedy

Service number 11902
Gunner
4th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 23 Sep 1890

Thumb 1c
GRIMWADE, George Risdon

Service number 3188
Private
6th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 1895

Thumb normal south  harold
SOUTH, Harold

Service number OFFICER
Captain
Army Medical Corps (AIF)
AIF WW1
Born 11 Jun 1875

Thumb 1b
CRESWELL, Randolph William

Service number OFFICER
Captain
3 Battalion Imperial Camel Corps
AIF WW1
Born 13 Mar 1890