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03-May-2017
03-May-2017

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An honour roll commemorates former students of the Melbourne Grammar School who died in service or were killed in action during World War One. The roll contains 213 names of Old Melburnians (Old Boys) who lost their lives and was unveiled by Lord Stonehaven at the opening of the Memorial Hall on the 11th November 1928. 

Location

Address:355 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Grammar School, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.833637
Long: 144.975918
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 11th November, 1928
Front Inscription

1914  1918
    To Our
   Honoured
     Dead

Left Side Inscription

[Names]
And You Our Brothers
Who For All Our Praying
To This Dear School Of Ours
Came Back No More
Who Lie Our Country`s
Debt Of Honour Paying
And Not In Vain
Upon A Foreign Shore

Right Side Inscription

[Names]
Till That Great Day When
At The Throne In Heaven
The Books Are Opened 
And The Judgement Set
Your Lives For Honour
And For England Given
The School
Will Not Forget

Source: MA
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