Newcastle Boys High School Memorial Entrance World War II

Description

The main entrance of the school faces west towards Turton Road Waratah. The school was originally know are Newcastle Boys High and has had a number of name changes and is now known as Callaghan College, Waratah Technology Campus. Above the main entrance are the words 'Memorial Entrance World War II 1939 -1945'. On either side of the entrance are two brass plaques with the names of the ex-pupils. On each plaque is the badge of Newcastle Boys High, and the school motto in Latin 'remis velisque' 'With oars and sails; with all one's might'with the names listed below that.Notes on veteran names: The wording on the plaques seems to indicate that those named are deceased.

Inscription

[above the entrance] Memorial Entrance World War II 1939 -1945 [on each plaque]IN REMEMBERANCE

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
B D Dyer World War 2 view
I G Edmunds World War 2 view
R W Edmunds World War 2 view
J Erwin World War 2 view
Pilot Officer W Evans World War 2 DOS 1 August 1943 403426 RAAF 94 Squadron North Africa 1942-1943 view
H Forden World War 2 view
E F Frith World War 2 view
R H Frith World War 2 view
R R Frost World War 2 view
A Geddes World War 2 view
Address
Callaghan College, Waratah Technology Campus,Turton Rd.
Waratah NSW 2298
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr. Robert McLardy

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