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 Conflict/s 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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