Department of Education Head Office and Painting & Repair Staff WW2 Plaque

David Roden


A small dark bronze plaque attached to the marble backing in the foyer. The inscription and veterans' names are in raised letters, as is a small laurel wreath beneath the Second World War banner heading.

The plaque sits beneath a larger World War 1 wooden honour roll and above a small display case which contains a Remembrance Book recording the names of all teachers who served in both Wars.




Second World War; 1939 - 1945.


[Main inscription]

In honour of the members of the Head Office and painting and repair staffs of the Department of Education who served in the Armed Forces and to perpetuate the memory of the following Officers who gave their lives.


[At the bottom]

Lest We Forget

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
J Boon World War 2 DOS view
H H Fisher World War 2 DOS view
A G Giblett World War 2 DOS view
H M Harmer World War 2 DOS view
G Hart World War 2 DOS view
L R Levy World War 2 DOS view
A P McFarlane World War 2 DOS view
J Turner World War 2 DOS view
H Underhill World War 2 DOS view
L2, 35 Bridge Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Department of Education
Recorded by
David Roden
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