M.W.S. and D.B. Second World War Honour Roll

Description

Cast bronze plaque, roughly 800x1500mm containing details of Metropolitan Water Sewerage and Drainage Board (M.W.S. & D.B.) staff killed between 1939 and 1945. One of a matched pair, the first honours First World War casualties.

Inscription

Top:

Quique sui memores alios fecere merendo

Bottom:

We will remember them

A roll honouring the 1072 employees who enlisted is in the Board’s library

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Cpl J L Kelly World War 2 KIA view
Pte J H Tucker World War 2 KIA view
Pte J E Mather World War 2 KIA view
Sgt J B Murphy World War 2 KIA view
F/Sgt I H Smith World War 2 KIA view
L/Cpl H F A Howlett World War 2 KIA view
Pte H B Hunter World War 2 KIA view
Dvr H A Close World War 2 KIA view
Cpt H A Garner World War 2 KIA view
Pte F H Hemsworth World War 2 KIA view
Address
339-341 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
MacLaren North, Natural & Cultural Resources Manager, Sydney Water Corporation
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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