Commonwealth Bank of Australia Honour Rolls, Martin Place


Two bronze Honour Rolls are attached to the marble walls at the far end of the ground floor banking chamber in the Commonwealth Bank of Australia building. The first is in honour of staff of the Government Savings Bank of NSW who served in the First World War and the second in honour of Rural Bank of NSW staff who died in the Second World War.


First World War Honour Roll

In honour of the officers of the Government Savings Bank of NSW who served in the Great War 1914-1918.

In memory of those members of staff who gave their lives in the cause of the Allies and in honour of all staff who took part in the Great War 1914-1918.

Died on active service 



Second World War Honour Roll


In memory of the staff of the Rural Bank who gave their lives in the Second World War.


We will remember them.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Gnr T L Quirk World War 1 view
Gnr R R Prideaux World War 1 view
Pte H M Prideaux World War 1 DOS view
Sgt F G Postle World War 1 view
Sgt S Pittman World War 1 view
M G Pepper World War 2 KIA view
Pte G A Paul World War 1 view
Lt N W C Patman World War 1 view
Cap R Partridge World War 1 view
Cpl W J Parrey World War 1 view
Commonwealth Bank of Australia,
48 Martin Place,
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
  • Building – inside
Location status
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden and Peter Levarre-Waters
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 ''; }
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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