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Commemorates those from the church who served in World War One.

The St John's Presbyterian Honour Roll was originally unveiled on the 19th December 1915 and contained the names of 48 men and 3 women who had gone from the congregation to serve the Empire. The unveiling was performed by the Moderator of the Presbyterian Church (the Right Rev.W. H. Hooper). The Argus, 20th December 1915.

In November 1916, a second honour board was unveiled which conatined the names of 50 more men as well as the names of ladies who had enlisted as nurses.


Address:Mount Alexander Road & Buckley Street, St John`s Church, Essendon, 3040
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.756981
Long: 144.91841
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th December, 1915
Front Inscription

St John's Presbyterian Church


      Roll of Honour

         (names )

For God And Humanity

For Right Against Might

Source: MA, VWHI
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