English, Scottish and Australian Bank Great War Roll of Honour

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

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
K C B Wiseman World War 1 view
W W Wurth World War 1 view
A D Yonge World War 1 view
E Yoole World War 1 view
E Yule World War 1 view
Address
365 George Street,
ANZ Bank
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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