Municipality of Strathfield Roll Of HonourPrint Page
Brass honour roll commemorates those from the municipality of Strathfield who died in service or were killed in action during World War Two.
His Excellency the Governor, attended by Squadron-Leader R. B. Nash, ADC, visited the municipality of Strathfield on Saturday morning where his Excellency unveiled a roll of honour erected by the council to those of the municipality who lost their lives in the Second World War.
Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 28 September 1953.
|Address:||Homebush & Redmyre Roads , Strathfield Council Chambers, Strathfield , 2135|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.874829|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 26th September, 1953|
MUNICIPALITY OF STRATHFIELD
WORLD WAR 1939 – 1945
WE ARE THE DEAD, SHORT DAYS AGO
WE LIVED, FELT DAWN, SAW SUNSET GLOW
AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE
SUN AND IN THE MORNING
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
THIS ROLL OF HONOUR WAS UNVEILED BY
THE GOVERNOR OF NEW SOUTH WALES
LIEUTENANT-GENERAL SIR JOHN NORTHCOTT
K.C.M.G., C.B., M.V.O.
ON 26th SEPTEMBER, 1953