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Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin

The photographic honour roll commemorates former students of the school and residents who served in World War One.

On Thursday, 22nd ult.,the unveiling of the Myrrhee honor board took place in the school.The ceremony was performed by Mr. R. Cook M.P . in the presence of a large gathering of local and district residents. Mr C. Handcock occupied the chair,and a programme of songs, recitations, etc., was presented by the children, assisted by Misses L. and M. Patterson. Revs, W. Martin and Gordon Tavare also spoke.The speeches, which were of a patriotic nature, as befitted the occasionwere much appreciation by those present.
Benalla Standard (Vic.), 6 January 1922.


Address:1673 Benalla - Whitfield Road, Myrrhee Primary School, Myrrhee, 3732
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.738243
Long: 146.318419
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 22nd December, 1921
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1914  Honour Roll 1920

World`s greatest war

Scholars of Myrrhee State School No 2677 and residents of District

For King and Country

[ Names and photographs ]



Source: MA
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