In Memoriam Major General William Holmes

Description

Cast bronze plaque with bas relief bust of Maj Gen Holmes, roughly 500x500mm. Below the plaque a glass topped wooden box is mounted containing the honour roll of Board staff who enlisted in WWI & WWII.

Inscription

In memoriam, Major General William Holmes, CMG DSO VD, Secretary to the Board 1895-1917, Killed in France on active service 2nd July 1917

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Maj. General W Holmes World War 1 KIA France view
Address
Sydney Water Head Office
Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Former lobby, Ground floor, MWS&DB Building, Pitt St (now Sydney Water Head Office).
Recorded by
MacLaren North, Natural & Cultural Resources Manager, Sydney Water Corporation
Established date
c. 1945

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