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The artistic Roll of Honour commemorates members of the Culcairn railway staff who enlisted in World War One.The roll was originally unveiled in 1916 with additional names being added at a later date. 

A handsome Roll of Honor Board has been erected in the waiting room at the Culcairn Railway Station to commemorate the names of the railway local staff whose services were accepted in the Imperial Forces. Above the names is the inscription.— "Roll of Honor, Culcairn Railway Station, who heeding duty's call voluntarily enlisted to fight for their King and Country against Prussian Militarism." The names are:— William E. Pinkerton, Suggeth J Hogan, Herbert Berry, Frank Cutler, John H. Boughton (died of illness), William Dobson, John O'Halloran, J. Watson, William McClusky, Herbert Moffatt, Walter A. Gow, John T. Byrne, John Black.  The board reflects credit on Mr. T. Thomas, station master, and his staff, who subscribed the amount to honor their fellow employees.
Border Morning Mail and Riverina Times (Albury, NSW), 
8 February 1916.


Address:Olympic Highway, Culcairn Station, Culcairn, 2660
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.666102
Long: 147.038357
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


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1916
Front Inscription
               ROLL OF HONOR

Members of the CULCAIRN RAILWAY STAFF , who,
heeding Duty`s call, voluntarily enlisted to fight for
their KING & COUNTRY against Prussian Miltarism

Source: NRWM
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