Strahan State School Roll of HonourPrint Page
An honour roll commemorates scholars who served in World War One.
Empire Day celebrations were carried out in a fitting manner. During the morning the Warden and councillors paid a visit to the state school and addressed the children. A blackwood honour board, containing the names of scholars who served in the Great War, was unveiled. The hoisting of the Union Jack and march past of scholars concluded the ceremony.
Examiner (Launceston), 29 May 1923.
|Address:||Bay Street, Strahan Primary School, Strahan, 7468|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.153211|
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:||Thursday 24th May, 1923|
Roll of Honour
Past scholars of the Strahan State School who have served in the Great European War 1914 - 1919
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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.