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28-April-2016
28-April-2016
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The framed paper honour roll commemorates those from the Kingsborough Municipality who served and those who died in World War One.  It lists 257 names.

Kingsborough Municipal Council, April Meeting.
A letter was read from Messrs Crisp and Gunn with regard to an honor board for the Council Chambers. Cr Charlton thought that framed certificates sent to families of those who had enlisted would be better way of perpetuating the memories of fallen heroes. He moved accordingly. Cr Lucas seconded the motion. He thought the certificates would be seen by many more than would an honor board roll in the Council Chambers. The Warden said thar he thought the idea of sending certificates to the next-of-kin an excellent one, but saw no reason why they could not have an honor board as well. He exhibited several sample certificates that had been submitted. After some discussion it was decided to send the certificates to the families of all belonging to the municipality who have taken part in the great war. 
Huon Times (Franklin, Tas.), 22 April 1919.

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 honour roll.

 

Location

Address:Channel Highway, Kingborough Council, Kingston, 7050
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.975733
Long: 147.311678
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

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Front Inscription

Roll of Honor

Kingsborough Municipality

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Source: SKP,TWM, MA
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