M.W.S. and D.B. (Metropolitan Water Sewerage and Drainage Board) 1914-1918

Description

Cast bronze plaque roughly 800x1500mm containing details of MWSDB staff killed between 1914 and 1918. One of a matched pair, the second of which honours WWII casualties.

Inscription

Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori (top border); Lest We Forget (bottom border); A roll honouring the 356 employees who enlisted is in the Board’s library (bottom border)

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Pte J Alexander World War 1 KIA view
Sgt D J Anderson World War 1 KIA view
Pte J E Bayliss World War 1 KIA view
Pte C Booth World War 1 KIA view
Pte A E Briscoe World War 1 KIA view
Pte S R Bycroft World War 1 KIA view
Pte A Cee World War 1 KIA view
L/Cpl C R Cockburn World War 1 KIA view
Pte H Coles World War 1 KIA view
Cpl J Dann World War 1 KIA 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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