NSW Lands Department Boer War Honour Roll

Description

A hand beaten copper and brass plaque now set within a wooden frame. The plaque is decorated with two flowers and a crown. The brass name plate within the copper plaque is inscribed with veterans' names and a laurel wreath.

Inscription

[1] Officers of the Lands Dept. who fought in South Africa 1899-1901

[Names]

[2] For love of country

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Sergeant Luke Bice Boer War 6th Imperial Bushmans [sic] Contingent view
Lieutenant George H Lodge Boer War NSW Mounted Rifles view
Lieutenant Harold L Lofts Boer War; Also at China 1900-1 Dockyard Staff Capetown view
Major William L O'Brien Boer War 6th Imperial Bushmens' [sic] Contingent view
Trooper Leslie D Tunks Boer War, South African Campaign Died of Disease 2.6.1900 879 CMF NSW Lancers NSW Lancers view
Trooper Leslie D Tunks Boer War, South African Campaign Died of Disease 2.6.1900 879 CMF NSW Lancers NSW Lancers view

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Address
23-33 Bridge Street,
NSW Lands Department Building,
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902