Shore Northbridge Sydney Church of England Grammar School 1914-1918 War Memorial Playing Fields Back to Search

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Location Cnr. Sailors Bay and Alpha Roads, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A series of three large unpolished grey granite slabs on which the inscription and names are etched.
The leading slab forms one side of the stairway up to the playing fields.
The school emblem and a Bible verse are inscribed.
There is a bronze dedication plaque on the opposing side of the stairway

Built Not yet discovered
Opened by Right Reverend Dr Glen Davies BSc, PhD, MDiv, ThM, DipA, Bishop of Sydney and Old Boy of Shore
Inscription

SYDNEY CHURCH OF ENGLAND GRAMMAR SCHOOL 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL PLAYING FIELDS

'but if when you do right and suffer for it you take it patiently, you have God's approval' 1 Peter 2: 20. [Bronze dedication plaque on opposite stair wall] This roll of honour was generously provided by the Shore Old Boys' Union in honour of those Old Boys and Masters of the school who served their nation on greater fields. It was dedicated by the Right Reverend Dr Glen Davies BSc, PhD, MDiv, ThM, DipA, Bishop of Sydney and Old Boy of Shore. RC Corbett, AO, Chairman of Council, AJ Bulmer, President Old Boys' Union, TA Wright, Headmaster. 11 November 2008

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Condition

Good

Names

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DIBBS, Owen Burton

Service number Officer
Captain
45th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Dec 1888

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BUSKIN, Alexander Frank

Service number Officer
Second Lieutenant
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Feb 1889

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POCKLEY, John Graham Antill

Service number 5017
Lieutenant
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 14 Aug 1891

Thumb sautelle  edwin henry stanthorpe 7752
SAUTELLE, Edwin Henry Stanthorpe

Service number 7752
Gunner
5th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 15 Nov 1896

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