Modewarre Honor Roll

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Location Modewarre Memorial Hall, 910 Cape Otway Road, Modewarre, Surf Coast - Victoria, Australia
Type honour_roll
Description

Wooden Honour Board

Fully two hundred residents attended at the State School on Friday afternoon for the double purpose of celebrating Empire Day and witnessing the unveiling of the roll which had been placed in the school in honor of twenty young men, all of this district at the time of enlistment. Mr. D. M'Lennan, M.L.A., in a very suitable address, performed the unveiling ceremony and complimented the residents on the very fineresponse of the district young men to their country`s call. Rev. Simmonds, Crs. Hunt and Black also spoke very approprietely. Afternoon tea was served by the ladies.
Geelong Advertiser (Vic), 28 May 1918.

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Inscription

MODEWARRE HONOR ROLL

ENLISTED FOR ACTIVE SERVICE.

GREAT WAR 1914-19

(2 columns of names)

FOR KING & COUNTRY

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

BECKMAN, John Henry

Service number 6285
Private
23rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1886

HUNTER, Roy Vivian Leslie

Service number 2490
Driver
12th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 23 Apr 1894

STEWART, Angus James

Service number 3396
Private
37th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

BLACK, Edward Ernest

Service number 1823
Private
3rd Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1

HUNTER, George Thomas

Service number 260
Private
13th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

DEPPELER, Jacob

Service number 3141
Private
57th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

WOODS, Norman Lyle

Service number 2885
Private
21st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

DEPPELER, Godfrey

Service number 3497
Private
22nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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