Coolgardie Roll of HonourPrint Page
The Coolgardie Roll of Honour lists the names of 230 men who enlisted in World War One.
The Roll of Honour is about three feet square, the names being artistically worked with old gold cord on heavy white silk. In the centre is the Australian Coat of Arms, surmounted by the Union Jack and Australian flags, with the words "For King and Country" surmounting them. The roll is set in a handsome frame of polished jarrah and was worked and donated by Mrs George Chadwick. Mr George Lambert M.L.A on behalf of Mrs Chadwick presented the gift of the roll to the Mayor of Coolgardie and the roll was unveiled by the acting Mayoress, Mrs Strother on the 7th November 1917.
Western Argus (Kalgoorlie),13th November 1917.
|Address:||Bayley & Ford Streets, RSL Sub-Branch , Coolgardie, 6429|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -30.954777|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Monument Designer:||Mrs George Chadwick|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 7th November, 1917|