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04-November-2013
04-November-2013
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Honour roll commemorates the staff from the Government Printing Department who served in World War One.  It lists 10 names.

A roll of honour has been placed in the Government Printing Office containing the names of those employees of the department who have enlisted for active service at the front. The names at present on the roll are as follows: - W. D. Mcintosh, H. R. Evans, E. Harris, A. Creswell, F. Christie,  R. Boardman, A. Robertson, and L. Shea.
The Mercury, (Hobart), 23rd December 1915.

Location

Address:5 Bowen Road, Mercury Walch, Moonah, 7009
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.849383
Long: 147.306339
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

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:December-1915
Front Inscription

Government Printing Department
Roll of Honour

[ Names ]

Members of the staff who enlisted for active service in the Great War 1914 - 19

Note : the “Tasmanian War Memorials Data Base” , compiled by Fred Thornett which is located at the State Library of Tasmania, contains a comprehensive listing of the names on this monument.

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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