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Golden Grove Presbyterian Church World War One Roll of Honour  : 09-July-2012
Golden Grove Presbyterian Church World War One Roll of Honour : 09-July-2012

Photographs supplied by Mrs. Josephine D Reeves OAM

The Honour Roll commemorates those who served in World War One.  It lists 10  names, and those with an asterisk next to them were killed in the war.

The honour roll was design by Miss Mitchell (possibly Agnes or Annie)  who was the daughter of Reverend Robert Mitchell who preached in the church.

Monument characteristics :

A wooden honour roll

The celebration of the jubilee of the Golden Grove Presbyterian Church took place on June 25 and June 26. The services on Sunday were conducted by the Rev. J. Hall Angus, of St. Giles', Norwood.  On Monday a public meeting was largely attended. The interim Moderator (Rev. J. Hall Angus) presided.  The Moderator unveiled a roll of honor which had been carved by Miss Mitchell, of Goodwood. He gave a vivid account of his experiences with the Australian soldiers and said he was proud to be an Australian.
The Advertiser (Adelaide), 29 June 1916.


Address:One Tree Hill & Crouch Roads, Golden Grove Uniting Church, Golden Grove, 5126
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.774575
Long: 138.730999
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
Monument Designer:Miss. A. Mitchell


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 26th June, 1916
Front Inscription

Golden Grove Presbyterian Church

Roll of Honor

R. E. Harper *

J. L. Harper *

H. E. A. T. Heath

W. Lewis *

E. Boyle

A. Ross

J. Ross

W. G. Ross

P. C. A. Fornachon

N. J. Robertson

* Supreme sacrifice

Source: MA
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