Crows Nest Methodist Church 1914-1915 Roll of Honor

Wooden memorial board with gold lettering and crossed flags and list of veteransCrows Nest Uniting Church - street view

This rroll of honor was created to commemorate those who served during the First World War. It originally belonged to the Methodist Church of which at the time there were about four congregations within the Crows Nest/North Sydney area, originally known as St Leonards.

Reverend F. Colwell is on this honour roll and during 1914-15 was the minister of Walker Street Methodist Church. In 1915 he sailed on Themistocles as Captain Chaplain Colwell.

Crows Nest Uniting Church is NSW State Heritage Listed.


Roll of Honor for King and Empire


Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
T Alderton World War 1 view
G Bennett World War 1 view
H T H Borig World War 1 K view
L A V Borig World War 1 view
L Brainwood World War 1 view
H Brainwood World War 1 view
G M Browne World War 1 view
T W Buckingham World War 1 view
C Coggan World War 1 view
F Rev/Chapn Colwell World War 1 view
122 Shirley Road,
Crows Nest Uniting Church,
Crows Nest NSW 2065
Local Government Area
  • North Sydney Council
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Lorna Bassett
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
  • First World War, 1914–18

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