Boomi and District Public Great War Honour Roll

Boomi and District Public Honour Roll - The Great WarBoomi and District Public Honour Roll - The Great War - up closeBoomi and District Public Honour Roll - The Great War - rejected volunteersBoomi Memorial Hall
Description

Decorative marble memorial tablet, located in the Boomi Memorial Hall. It was erected in memory of those who served in the Great War. The tablet was constructed by M.W. Hardy.

Of the names listed on the board, 71 have connections with Boomi and the surrounding locality. There are 31 veterans with a Boomi connection listed on their service records, 17 with connections with the surrounding areas and 17 no clear connection to Boomi. Six rejected volunteers are also listed on the board. 

Materials
  • Marble
Inscription

1914 The Great War 1919

Boomi and District.
Public Honour Roll.
For King and Country.

[Names]

+ Signifies Life Laid Down

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Lance Sergeant W Goodwin World War 1 KIA 20.04.1917 235 AIF 19th Battalion, A Company France view
H S Gordon World War 1 view
F G Hall World War 1 view
Private C P Hockey World War 1 KIA 06.08.1916 681 AIF 4th Pioneer Battalion France view
H R Hockey World War 1 view
Private P Hook World War 1 2391 AIF 4th Pioneer Battalion France view
H G Hughes World War 1 view
Private D A Humphries World War 1 1964 AIF 2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Gallipoli view
N Hungerford World War 1 view
Private A H Johnson World War 1 1480 AIF 33rd Battalion, Machine Gun Section France view

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Address
Boomi Memorial Hall
22 Bishop Street
Boomi NSW 2405
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Moree Plains Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Ronald L McIntosh
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date
15 November 1921
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18