Moruya Uniting Church Great War Honor Roll and Memorial Plaques

Description

A wall mounted white marble honour roll, with a dark marble surround dedicated to those who served in the First World War. Nearby is another marble memorial dedicated to 2nd Lieut. Harold M. Bishop and Pte Raymond C. Bishop. A third memorial is dedicated to Lieut. J. S. Leslie Ross Australian Flying Corps (A.F.C.). According to the Moruya Examiner newspaper, all the memorials are constructed of white Sicilian marble. The honor roll identifies F. W. Rose of Wollongong as the stonemason.

Inscription

Honor Roll

THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918

To the honor of those who served
[Names]

* Killed

'Duty done is the soul's own fireside.'

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
C D Baldwin World War 1 view
C H Baldwin World War 1 view
H M Bishop World War 1 KIA view
R C Bishop World War 1 KIA view
A W Burns World War 1 view
C R Burns World War 1 view
R W Burns World War 1 KIA view
H J Clarke World War 1 view
A Crapp World War 1 view
A H Crapp World War 1 view
Address
Moruya Uniting Church
7 Page Street
Moruya NSW 2537
Local Government Area
  • Eurobodalla Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Mr William Altmann (Moruya RSL Sub Branch]
Established date
1920
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 ''; }
Dedication date: 
1921-01-09
Dedication date
09 January 1921
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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