Barrier District No. 12 M.U.I.O.O.F. Roll of Honor

Description: 

 

A wooden honour roll with Silverton Tramways and Railways employees veterans names who served in WWI written in gilt in two columns. It is decorated with a crown and crossed Union Jack and Australian flags above.

The Silverton Tramway was a private railway built in 1886 to transport silver ore from Silverton to Port Pirie. The line was later extended to Broken Hill. It cost £125,000 to build and the first train reached Broken Hill on 6 September 1887.

It was officially opened on 12 January 1888 by the Duke of Manchester and closed on 9 January 1970. 

 

Inscription: 

 

Brethren Who Enlisted In The Great War, 1914-1919

 

War: 

World War 1
 
 

Recorded by: 

Mr Patrick Gillespie & Mr Rhys Haskard, Broken Hill City Council. Updated information by Sydney Trains
 

Address Data: 

230 Blende Street
Sulphide Street Station Railway & Historical Museum
Broken Hill NSW 2880
 
 

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Veterans Listed

FirstName LastNamesort descending Conflict Status Link
F L Andrews World War 1 view
J R Arthur World War 1 view
J A Bailey World War 1 view
C H Bayles World War 1 KIA view
A Benson World War 1 view
J Betro World War 1 DOW view
H H Betro World War 1 view
E J Boorn World War 1 view
A F Bowley World War 1 view
W R Bray World War 1 view

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