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. 

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 Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Lance Corporal J R Sullivan World War 1 6816 AIF 3rd Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement France view
Corporal H E Thomas World War 1 KIA 15.10.1917 1604 AIF 33rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcement France view
Private F L Tollis World War 1 KIA 04.10.0917 7063 AIF 1st Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement France view
S Tollis World War 1 view
Lieutenant L Trennery World War 1 323 AIF 13th Field Artillery Brigade France view
Lance Corporal D E Turnbull World War 1 935 AIF 33rd Battalion, C Company France view
Lieutenant G Veness World War 1 1527 AIF 15th Light Horse Regiment Egypt view
Corporal C L Wallis World War 1 DOW 23.07.1917 982 AIF 33rd Battalion, C Company France view
Private F Wallis World War 1 2417 AIF 34th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement France view
Private L O Wallis World War 1 1932 AIF 33rd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement 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