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The honour roll commemorates former students of the Gumeracha sShool who served in World War One.

There was a large gathering at the unveiling of a roll of honor to the old scholars of the Gumeracha school, 50 of whom answered the call to duty. The Attorney-General (Hon. H. N. Barwell) performed the unveiling ceremony, and made a speech dealing with the war and repatriation. Mrs. T. Stott, sen., aged 86 years, the mother of two sons who had been to the front, assisted in the unveiling of the honor roll by removing the flag.
The Advertiser (Adelaide), 24th February 1919.

Location

Address:Albert Street, Civic Centre, Gumeracha History Centre, Gumeracha, 5233
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.822185
Long: 138.886276
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
Link:http://www.ahc.sa.gov.au/Visitor/hi…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 15th February, 1919
Front Inscription

ANZAC 

Honor Roll

[ Names ]

For King & Country

Old scholars of Gumeracha School who served in the Great War

1914           191

Source: RVWM, MA, AHC
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