Eatonsville District First World War Honor Roll

Eatonsville District Honor Roll 1914 - 1918
Description

Wooden wall mounted honour board with gold lettering commemorating ex-pupils of the public school in Eatonsville. The board is decorated with painted crossed Union Jack and Australian Red Ensign, and a laurel wreath. 

When the roll was unveiled, "[t]he school was crowded to its utmost with many not gaining entry..." [The Daily Examiner (Grafton) 4 July, 1918, p. 7].

Inscription

EATONSVILLE DISTRICT

1914 - HONOR-ROLL - 1918

In honor of our brave boys who answered to the call of duty.

[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte William S Allen World War 1 AIF 55th Btn view
Pte Gordon L Allen World War 1 KIA AIF 4th Btn Gerbedoen Farm view
Pte Percy C Asprey World War 1 POW AIF 15th Btn Reincort view
Pte Edward Baker World War 1 KIA AIF 25th Btn Passchendaele view
Pte Daniel H Baker World War 1 AIF 4th Pnrs view
Pte Arthur E C Baker World War 1 DOW AIF 42nd Btn Passchendaele view
Pte Stanislaus V Gallagher World War 1 AIF 1st Btn view
Pte Frank Higham World War 1 AIF 17th Btn view
Pte James C Massey World War 1 AIF 30th Btn view
Sgt David T McEvoy World War 1 AIF 13th Btn Zonnebeke view
Address
38 Orara Street
Eatonsville Public Hall
Eatonsville NSW 2460
Local Government Area
  • Clarence Valley Council
Setting
  • Building – inside
Location status
Moved/altered
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Peter Hay Clarence Valley Council
Established date
1918
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

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