Melrose School Roll of Honour

Details

Location Melrose & District History Society, Museum Centenary of Federation Building, Melrose Institute, Nott & Stuart Streets, Melrose, Mount Remarkable - South Australia, Australia
Type honour_roll
Description

Framed parchment

The scholars of Melrose School who enlisted in World War I are recorded on this roll of honour.

Mr Davie, the school teacher, produced the lettering and it was unveiled at the school by Mrs. Willington on Empire Day 1917.

Built Mr Davie
Opened 24 May 1917 by Mrs Willington
Inscription

FOR HIS
COUNTRY'S SAKE

ROLL OF HONOUR

(Names)

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

WILLINGTON, Percy Edwin

Service number 3483
Private
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 10 Oct 1888

WILLINGTON, Eric Mattinson

Service number 2140
Lieutenant
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1886

WILLINGTON, Spencer William

Service number 4959
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 Aug 1878

KIRWAN, Richard John

Service number 2279A
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 Jan 1874

WEBB, William Bery

Service number 2003
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Jan 1888

MARSHALL, Arthur Stark

Service number 3179
Corporal
Born 5 Oct 1868

SMITH, Leslie Melrose

Service number 9984
Private
14th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 4 Mar 1890

MCGREGOR, John Alexander

Service number 2227
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Sep 1896

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