Wickepin District Roll of HonourPrint Page
Wickepin District Roll of Honour commemorates those who served in World War One.
The Wickepin District Roll of Honour was unveiled in May 1918 by Master Mervyn Cooke and Ivy Fisher. Mervyn's father Lieutenant Cooke was killed at the Gallipoli landing while Ivy's only brother was a prisoner of war in Germany. The roll contained the names of 238 of whom 20 per cent made the supreme sacrifice. The roll was incomplete at the time of the unveiling. The honour board of polished jarrah was crafted by Messrs, Bunning Brothers of Perth.
The West Australian (Perth), 14th May 1918.
|Address:||Johnston Street, Wickepin Shire Hall , Wickepin, 6370|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.783298|
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:||Bunning Brothers (Perth)|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||May-1918|
FOR KING HOME AND EMPIRE
1914 ROLL OF HONOR 1918