Grand United Order of Oddfellows Roll of HonourPrint Page
An Honour Roll commemorates the members of the Grand United Order of Oddfellows, Pride of Mandagery Branch in Manildra who served in World War One.
Mr W. J. Crane, District Secretary of the G.U. Oddfellows, paid a visit to Manildra on Monday night last, to unveil the lodge Honor Roll. In performing the ceremony Mr Crane congratulated the lodge upon the number of its members who had participated in the great struggle for liberty. Those who made the supreme sacrifice had, he said, covered themselves with honor, and their memories should ever remain green-he felt sure they were now reaping the reward of their bravery. The unveiling ceremony over, eight new members were initiated, after which a social evening was held, singing and dancing being indulged until midnight. Music was supplied by Mesdames Tom, Stephens and Miss Rockliff, while Miss A. Dooley contributed a song. The Honor Roll has inscribed on it the following names :-Bros John Farnsworth (killed), Harold Griffith, Wilfred Miller, Mark Cassell, Arthur Clifford, James Tom, Stanley Murray, Victor Ball, John Stanford (killed), Harold Sloggett (killed), Hubert Griffin, George W. Griffith (Red Cross), Chas. H. E. Hattwell (War Worker).
Molong Argus (NSW), 2 April 1920.
|Address:||Kiewa Street (Orange Road), Soldiers Memorial Hall, Manildra, 2865|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.186035|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 26th March, 1920|
Grand United Order of Oddfellows
New South Wales
Roll of Honour
Pride of Mandagery Branch
Members Of The Branch Who Enlisted For Active
Service In The World's Greatest War, 1914 - 1919
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