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The wooden honour roll commemorates former pupils of the school who served in World War One. The names on the roll are listed in order of rank. 

In Aldavilla Public School on Wednesday afternoon last, an Honor Board was unveiled, bearing the following names: Lieutenants G. Nalder, R. S. O'Hea, J. Matthews, Sergeants J. F. Borger and Robert Nalder, Cpls. M. C. Borger, Lesley Nalder, R Matthews, Ptes. E. Davy, G. Ptolemy. W. Bowen, G. Hawes, J. Vest, W. Rudder, J. Creilley, J. Campbell, F. Hope, J. Hogan, C. Ramsay, L. Rudder, F. Howley, P. Secomb, C. Secomb, C. Porter, T. Ramsay. J. Stewart, M. Bowen, G. Korn.

The Board was unveiled by Mrs. P. Matthews, of West Kempsey, two sons of whom are named on the Board. Messrs. W. Harvey and Son constructed the board from Yarrahappini maple, and Mr. W. Taylor did the lettering, the whole making a fine piece of work.
The Macleay Chronicle (Kempsey, NSW), 24 December 1919.


Address:Tozer & Elbow Streets, Kempsey Shire Council Offices, West Kempsey, 2440
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.080193
Long: 152.828718
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:28-June-1919
Artist:Mr W. Taylor (Lettering)
Monument Manufacturer:W. Harvey & Son


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 24th December, 1919
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        Honor Roll
Aldavilla Public School

      [ Names ]

"Greater love hath no man." 

1914  Great World War. 1919


Source: 04-August-1914
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