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22-October-2015
22-October-2015
Photographs supplied by Neil Follett

A wooden honour roll commemorates those connected with the Lilydale Methodist Church who served in World War One.

Anniversary services were held at thie Lilydale Methodist Church on Sunday last at II a.m., 3 p.m., and 7 p.m. The Rev. E. Tonkin. of Frankston was the preacher. At the afternoon service an honor roll was unveiled by the Rev. Tonkin and Mr. Jas. Rouget. M.L.A., in the presence ot a large number of people. The members of the shire council had been invited to attend. and Crs. H. Hughes (president). J. M'Ghee,  J. Wallace, and W. G. Town were present.
Ringwood and Croydon Chronicle (Vic), 7 September 1917.


Note : The Lilydale Uniting Church was sold in 2014 to Melba Support Services who plan to retain the church for use by parishioners.

Location

Address:Anderson & George Streets, Former Lilydale Uniting Church, Lilydale, 3140
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.755395
Long: 145.355707
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 2nd September, 1917
Front Inscription

      In Honour
       Of The
Young Men Of The
Lilydale Methodist Church
Who Served King & Country
In The Great War 1914 - 19

    [ Names ]

Source: MA,SKP
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