Moruya Memorial Hall and Honour Rolls

Description

Red brick memorial hall, established 1953 with multiple plaques attached to the exterior. The hall houses two honour rolls, one inside the hall and the other outside. The inside roll is made of timber and names are attached on individuals labels across three panels. The outside roll consists of numerous black panels, with names inscribed in gold, attached to an exterior wall of the hall. In front of the roll is a black steel silhouette sculpture of a soldier with arms reversed. It is positioned on a stone plinth bearing a plaque. 

Note on veteran's name: Royce Piper may be given on the memorial as Royce Pier.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
John James World War 2 RTA NX135668 Army view
Kelvin Vietnam War RTA Army view
Edwin Robert Anderson World War 2 RTA NX73137 Army view
Hadden Wesley Anderson World War 2 RTA NX132125 Army view
Lester Grey Anderson World War 2 RTA NX139696 Army view
Chap N G Anderson World War 2 Army view
Pte Alexander S Arnett World War 1 KIA 2123 AIF 55 Bat view
Cpl Charles Victor Arnett World War 1 RTA 2260 AT view
Albert John Backhouse World War 2 165136 RAAF view
Pvt Frederick Thomas Backhouse World War 2 NX196082 Army HQNTF view
Address
11 Page Street
Moruya NSW 2537
Local Government Area
  • Eurobodalla Shire
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
  • Building
  • Statue/sculpture/artwork
Recorded by
William Altmann, Moruya RSL sub branch and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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