Newington College Boer War Honour Roll

Description

Bronze tablet bearing the names of ex-students of Newington College who served in South Africa between 1899 and 1902. Set in a Gothic frame of columns, plinth and cornice. Mounted on a wall of the Prescott Hall, the College's original school hall.

Inscription

Floreat Newingtonia.

[Names]

Erected by Old Boys of Newington College in honour of Newingtonians who fought for the Empire in South Africa 1899-1902

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Tpr N Strickland South African (Boer War) view
Tpr Robert Buchanan South African (Boer War) view
Capt S F Stokes South African (Boer War) view
L/Cpl Samuel Freeman South African (Boer War) view
Tpr Samuel Robinson South African (Boer War) view
Maj T A Green South African (Boer War) view
Sgt T M Thomson South African (Boer War) view
Tpr T R Baird South African (Boer War) view
Capt T W Breckenridge South African (Boer War) view
SM W Tate-Shaw South African (Boer War) view
Address
200 Stanmore Road,
Newington College,
Stanmore NSW 2048
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roberts, Newington College
Established date
1903
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1903-12-15
Dedication date
15 December 1903
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902

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