Newington College Boer War Honour Roll


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.


Floreat Newingtonia.


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 Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Tpr Arthur Spring South African (Boer War) view
Lt W Spalding South African (Boer War) view
Sgt C Selwyn Smith South African (Boer War) view
Tpr W J Sinclair South African (Boer War) view
Tpr C Hassell Ross South African (Boer War) view
Tpr Samuel Robinson South African (Boer War) view
Maj A E Perkins South African (Boer War) view
Cpl H J Peisley South African (Boer War) view
Capt H Russell Nolan South African (Boer War) view
SM G H Nicholls South African (Boer War) view
200 Stanmore Road,
Newington College,
Stanmore NSW 2048
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roberts, Newington College
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
15 December 1903
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902

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