Gretna War Memorial

Details

Location Lyell Highway, Gretna, Central Highlands - Tasmania, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Sandstone block with column and cross - inbuilt seat at front

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 23 November 1918 by His Excellency the Governor of the Hamilton
Inscription

TO
THE HONOURED MEMORY
OF THE MEN OF
HAMILTON DISTRICT
WHO GAVE THIER LIVES FOR
KING AND COUNTRY
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918
FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH

(Names)

ALSO
LIEUT GUY KENNEDY
DAVENPORT M.C.
LIEUT ARTHUR ALLAN ORME
DAVENPORT M.C.
BELOVED NEPHEWS OF
MRS WALKER CLARENDON

IN MEMOY OF THE FALLEN
AND THE
UNKNOWN AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER
75TH ANNIVERSARY OF
REMEMBRANCE DAY
11.11.1993

Condition

Names

Showing 6 people of interest from memorial

HACK, Henry Alfred

Service number 4800
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Mar 1888

DAVENPORT, Guy Kennedy

Lieutenant
4th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 8 Jan 1891

BROWN, William Alder

Service number 683
Private
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1888

PARSISSONS, James Sydney John

Service number 97
Driver
40th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Jun 1895

DAVENPORT, Arthur Allan Orme

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant
Born 1893

HUTCHINSON, Arthur Justin Sanford

Service number OFFICER
Major
58th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 Aug 1894

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