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The honour roll commemorates those from the church who served in World War One from 1914 to 1915. The roll was held in the original Methodist Church in Henry Street, Penrith. 

Private Messer, the first name on the roll, died in battle a week after its unveiling. The roll contained 11 names. 

Empire Day services will be held in the Penrith Methodist Church on Sunday next. At the night service, commencing at 7.15, the Mayor and aldermen will attend in commemoration of Empire Day, by special invitation ; also to be present at the unveiling of Honor Roll of those Methodist young men who have gone to the War. The Honor Roll consists of brass plate on beautiful polished frame.
Nepean Times (Penrith, NSW), 22 May 1915.



Address:15 Evan Street, Penrith Uniting Church, Penrith, 2750
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.755148
Long: 150.702284
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Approx. Event Start Date:1914
Approx. Event End Date:1915


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 23rd May, 1915
Front Inscription

Roll of Honour

The Great War, 1914 - 1915

Brave sons of our Church

God Save the King

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Source: SKP, MA
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