Hutchins School Roll of HonourPrint Page
Honour roll commemorates those who served in World War Two. It contains 647 names.
A roll of honour for former pupils of the Hutchins School who served in the Second World War was unveiled at the school yesterday. The ceremony was performed in the school assembly hall by the Chief Justice (Sir John Morris) in the absence of the Governor (Sir Hugh Binney) who is ill. The roll of honour will be placed in the school library alongside the First World War honour roll. The Bishop of Tasmania (the Rt. Rev. G. F. Cranswick) dedicated the roll of honour. The president of the Old Boys' Association (Mr. A. B. White) read the names of the men who died in the Second World War.
The Mercury (Hobart), 2nd November 1950.
|Address:||71 Nelson Road, Hutchins School, Sandy Bay, 7005|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.905955|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||1939-09-03|
|Actual Event End Date:||1945-08-15|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 1st November, 1950|
Honour Roll 1939 1945 World War II
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In honour of those who served and in proud memory of those old boys who gave their lives in the defence of freedom.
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.