The Great War Honour Roll English, Scottish and Australian (ES and A) Bank

Description: 

 

An ornate timber honour roll containing five panels of names which are embossed with gold leaf.

The centre panel, listing those officers Killed in Action, is flanked on either side by two panels of those who served.

Staff members are listed as being either from the 'Head Office Establishment' or the 'Australian Establishment' and any military decoration is signified by an asterisk alongside the relevant name.

Among the board's decorations are three wreath motifs and the bank's own emblem at the apex of the board. [The ES and A Bank merged with the ANZ Bank in 1970.]

 

Notes on Veteran names:

AWM records list five GH Taylors who died on active service and separately two who received awards

AWM records two AG Morrises who were decorated

AWM records two RH Thomsons who were decorated

The following veterans were from Head Office:

Chamberlain Clarke Danks Lindon Miller Milne Paine Ritchie Silk Taylor Wallace Williamson Jones

 

Inscription: 

 

Roll of Honour The Great War 1914 1919

 
 

War: 

World War 1
 

Recorded By: 

David Roden
 

Location / Surrounding Area: 

Memorial Location
 

Address Data: 

365 George Street
ANZ Bank building, (btw King and Barrack Streets)
Sydney NSW 2000
 
 

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Veterans Listed

FirstName LastNamesort descending Conflict Status Link
C H Alexander World War 1 view
L M Andrews World War 1 view
W R Archdall World War 1 view
C E Armstrong World War 1 view
G C S Aspinall World War 1 view
L J Atkins World War 1 view
R F Attwill World War 1 view
A L Aucher World War 1 view
G G Austin World War 1 view
D G Badger World War 1 KIA view

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