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St John`s Presbyterian Church Honour BoardPrint Page Print this page

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.

Location

Address:Mount Alexander Road & Buckley Street, St John`s Church, Essendon, 3040
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.756981
Long: 144.91841
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
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

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

St John's Presbyterian Church

        ESSENDON

      Roll of Honour

         (names )

For God And Humanity

For Right Against Might

Source: MA, VWHI
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