Officers of the PMG's Department in NSW Honour Rolls

Description

The World War 1 Honour Roll is a large polished granite plaque into which is set a lighter polished marble tablet onto which are inscribed the names of PMG officers from NSW who were killed or died while on service with the AIF. The names are decorated with gold leaf. The second honour roll is a facsimile book in which the names of all PMG staff who died in both wars were written. The book is set behind glass in a wooden cabinet with a bronze inscription above it and a bronze laurel wreath below.

Inscription

To the glorious dead. Officers of PMG's [Postmaster General's] Department in NSW who were killed or died while on service with the AIF. In memory of the officers of the Postmaster General's Department who died in the cause of freedom 1914-1918, 1939-1945. This book is in memory of those officers of the Postmasters Generals Department who died in the cause of freedom 1914-18, 1939-45. This facsimile* edition has been created to preserve the original item. The original volume is now in storage at Australia Post headquaters in Victoria. To protect the volume and its inscription from further deterioration and to ensure its survival into the future. * Facsimile produced by Conservation Access, State Library of New South Wales, February 2000.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
G Cruickshank World War 1 view
G McIntosh World War 1 view
G Burns World War 1 view
G Coghlan World War 1 view
G F Henson World War 1 view
G M Grimson World War 1 view
G S McCudden World War 1 view
H Hicks World War 1 view
H Fourro World War 1 view
H Collins World War 1 view
Address
Westin Hotel
Cnr Martin Pl and George Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Westin Hotel ,cnr Martin Plaza and George Street,Former Sydney GPO (General Post Office)
Recorded by
David Roden

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