Petersham Railway Staff First World War Honour Board

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Description

A little-known timber honour board with a list of 14 Petersham railway employees who served in the First World War. It has a timber split pediment, blue painted scrolls and gilt lettering.

The board was unveiled by Mrs Gould, the Station Master's wife in 1916. It is mounted within a larger protective timber and glass case and currently hangs on the inside wall of the ticket office at Petersham Station. It lies within the heritage listing boundary of the Petersham Railway Station Group.

Inscription

Petersham Railway Station Staff

Roll of honour

[Names]

Killed *

Address
Petersham Train Station
Petersham NSW 2049
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Sydney Trains
Established date
1916
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
11/26/1916
Dedication date
26 November 1916
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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