Corporal Frederick Isaac Kilpatrick Memorial Plaque


Marble tablet erected over the entrance of Leichhardt Public School in memory of a teacher and scholar who died in the Boer War.


In memory of Frederick Isaac Kilpatrick of the NSW Lancers. For many years a scholar and teacher of this school. He was killed at Rensburg, South Africa on 16th January, 1900 At the age of 26, and was one of the first of the NSW volunteers. To fall in defence of the empire. This tablet was erected by the teachers, scholars, residents of Leichhardt and friends of the deceased.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Read more
Lancer Frederick Isaac Kilpatrick South African Campaign KIA 16/1/1900 NSW Lancers Rensburg, South Africa view

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Leichhardt Public School
Cnr Marion and Norton Streets
Leichhardt NSW 2040
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Finola Carey and Sally Boswell, Leichhardt Public School
Year of construction
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date
07 April 1900
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • Marble