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07-February-2015
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Honour roll commemorates Old Boys of the School who died in service or were killed in action in World War Two and the Korean War.  The roll  lists 44 names.

An honour roll, bearing the names of all old scholars who gave their lives in the Second World War, is to be unveiled at the Launceston High School next Thursday by the president of the Launceston R.S.L. sub-branch (Mr. John Gunn). The honour roll is being presented to the school by the Old Scholars' Association and contains 39 names.
Examiner (Launceston), 6th December 1952.

Location

Address:Paterson & Margaret Streets, Assembly Hall of Launceston College, Launceston, 7250
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.436741
Long: 147.136962
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 11th December, 1952
Front Inscription

Honour Roll  
Launceston High School  
Second World War 1939 - 45

[ Names ]

Korean War 1950 - 1953  
[ Names ]

In memory of the fallen

Note : the “Tasmanian War Memorials Data Base” , compiled by Fred Thornett which is located at the State Library of Tasmania, contains a comprehensive listing of the names on this monument.

 

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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