Boomi and District Public Great War Honour Roll

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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. 

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

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit at embarkation Campaign Read more
Lance Corporal D E Turnbull World War 1 935 AIF 33rd Battalion, C Company France view
Corporal C L Wallis World War 1 DOW 23.07.1917 982 AIF 33rd Battalion, C Company France view
Private E Burling World War 1 1316 AIF 33rd Battalion, D Company France view
Private A H Johnson World War 1 1480 AIF 33rd Battalion, Machine Gun Section France view
Private F Wallis World War 1 2417 AIF 34th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement France view
Corporal H H Dight World War 1 2298 AIF 34th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement France view
Private S R Francisco World War 1 KIA 12.10.1917 3042 AIF 34th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement Belgium view
Lieutenant B O'Neil World War 1 177 AIF 36th Heavy Artillery Brigade France view
Private F J Alexander World War 1 6877 AIF 3rd Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement France view
Lance Corporal J R Sullivan World War 1 6816 AIF 3rd Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement 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
Materials
  • Marble