Kelvin War Memorials

Description

The Kelvin Hall houses several memorials. There are two timber honour boards for unaccepted volunteers and the Kelvin School of Arts. Another, is a metal board with copper floral panels on each side, a wreath at the top, a brass plaque with inscription and individual name plaques attached. There is also a plaque dedicated to Phillip G. Barwick.

Inscription

Board 1

KELVIN SCHOOL OF ARTS
ROLL OF UNACCEPTED VOLUNTEERS
[Names]

Board 2

KELVIN SCHOOL OF ARTS ROLL OF HONOUR
[Names]

Board 3

DEDICATED TO THOSE OF KELVIN DISTRICT WHO SERVED THE EMPIRE IN THE FIGHT FOR FEEEDOM DURING 1939-1945
[Names]

Plaque

2793807 TROOPER
PHILLIP G BARWICK
'C' SQUADRON
1ST ARMOURED REGIMENT
VIETNAM 1970-71
DIED 4.11.1988 AS A RESULT OF WAR SERVICE
THIS PLAQUE WAS FUNDED BY FRIENDS & EX-STUDENTS OF GRANTWAY PUBLIC SCHOOL

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
M Armstrong World War 1 view
R Ashdown World War 1 view
H Barnes World War 1 view
B C Barnes World War 2 view
Tpr Phillip G Barwick Vietnam 2793807 view
T Birmingham World War 1 view
E S Bowden World War 2 view
A Brecht World War 1 view
A Bridges view
(not listed) Burnes World War 2 view
Address
Kelvin Hall
Kelvin Road
Kelvin NSW 2380
Local Government Area
  • Gunnedah Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Mr Brett Stonestreet, Gunnedah Shire Council
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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