West Devonport State School Roll of HonourPrint Page
A brass honour roll commemorates those who served in World War One. The roll lists 190 names.
The Warden (Mr. Vertigan) unveiled the honour board at West Devonport State school on the 12th December in the presence of a good attendance of parents. The board contained 190 names, including those of 38 who made the supreme sacrifice. Rev. G. Rowe and Mr. C. Ramsay (for the fathers) gave appropriate addresses. Mrs. Moon, president of the Victoria League, presented the Australian flag to the school. The National Anthem was rendered, and the "Last Post" sounded.
The Mercury (Hobart), 15th December 1919.
|Address:||18 Macfie Street, Devonport RSL Museum, Devonport, 7310|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.182059|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 12th December, 1919|
In honour of the old boys of this school who served the Empire in the Great War
West Devonport State School
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