Pipers River Roll of HonourPrint Page
A wooden honour roll commemorates those from the District who served in World War One. It list 20 names.
On Sunday a combined service was held in St. Alban's Church for intercession on behalf of our soldiers, unveiling the roll of honour, and also in memory of Gunner Matthew Venn. The church was draped in black, with crosses of white flowers and flags. Rev. G.E. Moore preached an appropriato sermon to a good congregation. Special hymns were sung by the choir. During the service Miss Hurst feelingly sang "He Wipes a Tear from Every Eye."
Examiner (Launceston), 16th January 1918.
|Address:||School Road, St Albans Anglican Church, Pipers River, 7252|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.10158|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
For King and country
The brave lads who have volunteered from this District.
"Lest We Forget"
[ Names ]
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.