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The plaque commemorates former St. Peter`s College students who served in the South African (Boer) War.

The annual old scholars service will be held in the school chapel on Sunday morning at 11 o'clock. Special interest is attached to the event this year owing to the fact that the Bishop of Adelaide (Right Rev. Dr. Harmer) will unveil a tablet, erected in the large schoolroom by the Old Scholars' Association, on which are recorded the names of old St. Peter's boys who fought for the empire in the Boer War. So far 79 names are recorded, but the list is by no means complete.

The ceremony of unveiling will take place at 10.45 a.m. For the service the chapel is entirely reserved for past and present scholars and the governors of the school. Dr. Harmer will preach, and special music will be rendered by the school choir.
Register (Adelaide), 6 September 1902.

Location

Address:Hackney Road, St Peters College, Memorial Hall, Hackney, 5069
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.914923
Long: 138.614141
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
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 7th September, 1902
Source: MA,RVWM
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