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02-May-2017
02-May-2017
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The brass honour roll commemorates those connected with the church who served in World War One.

The names of those who died in service or were killed in action are placed in the middle of the roll.

The Honor Roll to be unveiled at All Saints' Church, Murrumbateman, on Sunday afternoon next, is a simple but valuable production in bronze and brass, designed by the Rector and executed by Messrs. Griffiths, Ltd., Sydney. The names, of which there are 63, are in three brass panels mounted upon a heavy bronze frame of artistic shape. The central pane contains the names of those who gave their lives, and above them are a cross and crown. Two texts also are engraved: ''Greater love hath no man than this," and " Grant unto them,O Lord, eternal rest." The service is at 3 p.m.,and a crowded congregation is expected. All returned men and friends have been invited by special advertisement, the ceremony of unveiling is to be performed by Sir Granville Ryrie. The necessary money for the memorial has been raised in a very short time by voluntary gifts:—a silent token of the esteem in which our soldiers are held. The Honor Roll is to be placed on the north wall of the church,close to the vestry.
Yass Courier (NSW), 13 December 1920.

Location

Address:10 Hercules Street (Cnr Rose Street), All Saints Anglican Church, Murrumbateman, 2582
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.969347
Long: 149.028139
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
Monument Manufacturer:Messrs Griffith Ltd (Sydney)
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th December, 1920
Front Inscription

1914          1919
[ Names ]   [ Names ]

Greater Love Hath No Man Than This

[ Names ]

Grant Unto Them O Lord Eternal Rest

Source: MA,NRWM
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