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
L/Cpl Samuel Freeman South African (Boer War) view
Tpr H J Fimister South African (Boer War) view
Tpr Hilton Farnell South African (Boer War) view
Pte H W Colledge South African (Boer War) view
Tpr L H Coates South African (Boer War) view
SM Fleming Campbell South African (Boer War) view
Cpl William Cambridge South African (Boer War) view
Sgt J C Burrow South African (Boer War) view
Tpr Robert Buchanan South African (Boer War) view
Lt Donald Buchanan 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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