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A brass tablet commemorates Lieutenant-Commander H. J. Bennett , a worshipper at the church who died in 1926.
A memorial service for the late Lieutenant Commander H J. Bennett, R. N., was held yesterday morning at All Soul's Church, Leichhardt, with whom he had been connected for very many years as treasurer and church warden. The service was conducted by Rev. R. B. Robinson, the rector. Rev. H. S Begbie. former rector, preached, and paid an eloquent tribute to the deceased. He also unveiled a brass naval tablet. Special music was rendered by the church choir.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 28 March 1927.
|Address:||Norton & Marion Streets, All Souls Anglican Church, Leichhardt, 2040|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.883611|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 27th March, 1927|
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF LIEUT.-COMMANDER H.J. BENNETT. R.N.
BORN 8TH APRIL 1849.
DIED 19TH FEBRUARY 1926.
FOR MANY YEARS A FAITHFUL WORKER IN THIS CHURCH.
"GOD'S FINGER TOUCHED HIM AND HE SLEPT."