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04-February-2015
04-February-2015
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A plaque commemorates New South Wales Army Service Corps members who died in service or were killed in action in the South African (Boer) War.

 A memorial service and the unveiling of a tablet, erected by the members of the New South Wales Army Service Corps in memory of their comrades who lost their lives in South Africa, will be held in St. James' Church, King-street, Sydney, on Sunday afternoon next, at 4.30, when Brigadier-General Finn will perform the ceremony. 
Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW), 
25 August 1904.

Location

Address:173 King Street, St. James Anglican Church. North Wall No 145 , Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.869486
Long: 151.211172
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Boer
Actual Event STart Date:11-October-1899
Actual Event End Date:31-May-1902

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 28th August, 1904
Front Inscription

           Erected by
                The
      Members Of The
     New South Wales
     Army Service Corps
In Memory Of Their Comrades
Who Lost Their Lives In South Africa
While Serving Their Country
        1899-1902

Captain David Frederick Miller
Lieut Rupert Harrington Harriott  
Lieut Carl Oswald Basche 
Driver Walter Montrose Ellis
Driver Thomas Morrissey
Driver John Stewart

1899                   1902

Source: MA,SJ
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