Grace Bros. Staff First and Second World Wars Honour Roll

Description

A large wooden honour roll located within Broadway Shopping Centre, near the lifts on the ground floor. The honour roll is situated where the Grace Bros. store was previously located.

This memorial commemorates the Grace Bros. staff who enlisted and fought in the First World War and Second World War.

The board is made of dark wood, with guilt inscriptions. It is made up of four panels to commemorate veterans, and a smaller central panel with dedication and an ornately carved wreath. The honour roll is framed in gold with protective glass panels over the top. To the right hand side is an accompanying bronze plaque.

Inscription

Plaque

[Inside wreath border] Lest we forget 

This Honour Roll is in memory
of the men and women
of Grace Bros
who served this nation during
the Great War 1914 - 1918
and World War II 1939 - 1945

Main Honour Roll, centre panel

[Inside carved wreath border] Honour Roll

Men and Women
of
Grace Bros
staff

Great War 1914-1918
World War 1939-1945

Left panel

Great War 1914-1918
[Names]

World War 1939-1945
[Names]

Right panel

World War 1939-1945
[Names]

Women
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
J W Abell World War 2 view
R Adam World War 2 KIA view
N Ahearn World War 1 view
A Alder World War 2 view
W Alexander World War 2 view
H Algar World War 2 view
E Allard World War 2 view
L Allen World War 2 view
E F Allen World War 1 view
C Amis World War 2 view
Address
1 Bay Street
Broadway Shopping Centre
Broadway NSW 2007
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Megan Reilly - Register of War Memorials in New South Wales
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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