Rozelle Sydney Harbour Trust Officers and Employees Pictorial Honour Board Back to Search

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Location NSW Roads and Maritime Services, 33 James Craig Road, Rozelle, Leichhardt - New South Wales, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

The Sydney Harbour Trust operated from 1901 to 1 February 1936 when it was replaced by the Maritime Service Board of NSW. There were 323 Sydney Harbour Trust employees who joined the 1st A.I.F. and served in the First World War. Of these 323, 44 died while on active service with the A.I.F. during the war. This memorial board has 41 photographs of the veterans who died while on active service, three photographs are missing. One died at Fromelles, seven at Gallipoli, 22 in France, 11 in Belgium, two in England and one in Australia.

It is to be noted that 14 of the veterans have no known grave. Father and son, William James Crocket and William Ezra Crocket both died in France, 11 days apart.

Lieutenant Herbert Edwin Williams was killed in action, with no known grave, during the landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915.

Lieutenant Walter Willoughby Smith was awarded the Military Cross on 23 May 1919, six months after he died in France.

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Inscription

Officers and employees of the Sydney Harbour Trust who lost
their lives in defence of the Empire in World War 1, 1914 – 1918.

[portrait photographs, names and details]

Condition

Good

Names

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GREEN, Frederick Benjamin

Service number 1342
Private
13th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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WILLIAMS, Herbert Edwin

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant
1st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 May 1893

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BALL, Robert John Trembath

Service number 4748
Corporal
30th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jul 1886

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DAYBALL, Arthur Joseph

Service number 2384
Sapper
1st Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 25 Nov 1886

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CROCKETT, William Ezra

Service number 3725
Private
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Jun 1898

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QUAYE, John Frederick

Service number 2977
Private
45th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Sep 1887

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MARLES, Henry Arthur

Service number 2938
Private
54th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Aug 1889

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RINGROSE, Joseph Martin

Service number 3910
Private
17th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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