Municipality of Waterloo Roll of Service, The Great War 1914-1919

Kathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of SydneyKathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of SydneyKathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of SydneyKathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of SydneyKathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of Sydney
Description

 

Five timber panels, each with a list of names of veterans, initials and surname in gold lettering. The names of the veterans are not in alphabetical order. Two of the panels have inscriptions.

Each of the panels has the name of the mayors who served on the Municipal Council of Waterloo during the First World War - Thomas Danks (1) (Mayor 1915), Stephen Whitehurst (3) (Mayor 1916-1917) and Charles Joseph Lenton (1) (Mayor 1917-1919).

Media coverage: 1917 'ROLL OF HONOUR.', The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), 30 June, p. 14, viewed 23 May, 2014.

Inscription

 

On all boards:

MUNCIPALITY OF WATERLOO ROLL OF SERVICE THE GREAT WAR 1914-19

Board 1:

[Names]

The bugles of the Motherland rang ceaselessly across the sea to call him and his lean brown land to shape Imperial destiny. He went by Youths gave purpose willed the goal unknown, the cost unweighed the promise of hid blood fulfilled. The bravest thing God ever made

Board 2:

Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his Life for his friends

[Names]

Though duty's face is stern her path is best they sweetly sleep who dies upon her breast

 

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
T Ackroyd World War One view
T Adams World War One view
W D Agnew World War One view
W Allen World War One view
E A Allen World War One view
P J Amos World War One view
H Amrstrong World War One view
A J Anderson World War One view
J F Anderson World War One view
F Anderson World War One view
Address
770 Elizabeth Street,
Waterloo Library,
Waterloo NSW 2017
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Kathryn Pearson, Laila Ellmoos and Paul Patterson, City of Sydney
Established date
1919
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
06/28/1917
Dedication date
28 June 1917
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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