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27-April-2019
27-April-2019
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The wooden honour roll commemorates those connected with the Nathalia Presbyterian Church who served in World War One.

There was a very large congregation at the Presbyterian Church on Sunday evening when Colonel McRae Stewart unveiled an honor roll, containing the names of 20 adherents of the church who went to the front. The names were in gold letters on a marble slab, mounted with a solid blackwood frame, and were under the words. "Our Soldiers' Honor Roll. The Great War, 1914-19. For God. Empire and Humanity.'' The following were the soldiers" names:—B.J. Binger, A. F. Binger. W. Baird, A. J. D. Beattie, A. F. Caldwell. E. J. Caldwell, L. C. Cameron, W. G. Duncan. W. K. Duncan, A. W. Dripps, A. B. C. Dripps. Dr. R. A. Eakin, R. S. Fenton, J. Lyle, R. Muir, L. O'Brien, A. O'Shanassy, J. M. Orr, E. Silling, V. W. Fraser.  Special reference was made to the last named, who paid the supreme sacrifice, and a very beautiful wreath was attached to the board by a kind friend.  
Numurkah Leader (Vic.), 30 June 1920.

Location

Address:Chapel Street, Nathalia Uniting Church, Nathalia, 3638
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.057137
Long: 145.207647
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 27th June, 1920
Front Inscription

OUR SOLDIERS HONOR
           ROLL.
GREAT WAR 1914 - 19

FOR GOD, EMPIRE

[ Names ]

AND HUMANITY

Source: MA
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