Hernani Second World War Roll of Honour

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Description

A low marble plinth with an honour roll plaque attached to the top. It lists the names of locals who served in the Second World War. The plaque has a notable amount of names for such a small town population. It was unveiled by Mr D. Hughes on Sunday 11 November 1951. The memorial is located across the road from Hernani Public School, at the tennis courts. Hernani is located approximately 50km west of Dorrigo, 100km north-east of Armidale and 110km south-east of Grafton.  

Inscription

Roll of Honour
World War II
1939 - 1945
Hernani District
[Names]
+ Killed

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
PTE. J Campbell World War 2 view
PTE. J Chard World War 2 view
ACW. Mavis Ditton World War 2 view
PTE. R Draper World War 2 view
SGT. K Elks World War 2 view
SGT. G Elks World War 2 view
PTE. R Elks World War 2 view
ACW. Maxine Elliot World War 2 view
CPL. R Elliott World War 2 view
CPL. J Elliott World War 2 view
Address
10171 Armidale Road
Hernani NSW 2453
Local Government Area
  • Clarence Valley Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Graham MacDougall
Established date
1951
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
11/11/1951
Dedication date
11 November 1951
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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