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02-November-2014
02-November-2014
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An honour roll commemorates those who served in World War Two.  It lists 39 names.

"No greater honour could have been bestowed upon me than to have been invited to perform this ceremony," said the Warden of Huonville (Mr A. C. Parsons) at the unveiling of the Glen Huon Honour Roll on Wednesday night. Tribute was paid to the memories of M. Buxton, C. Jones, and D. Voss, who were killed in action. The honour, roll, beautifully, finished in blackwood, contains the names of 39 men.
The Mercury (Hobart), 9th May 1947.

Location

Address:841 Glen Huon Road, Glen Huon Hall , Glen Huon, 7109
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -43.025728
Long: 146.959318
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 7th May, 1947
Front Inscription

Glen Huon Honor Roll

1939  1945

[ Names ]

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. 

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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