Railway Remembrance Wall, Central Station, Honour Roll - Eveleigh Locomotive Water Supply Shop Honour Roll WWI

Description: 

 

Part of the Railway Remembrance Wall, this is a light cloured polished wooden board with veterans' names and inscription in gilt. The whole board is enclosed in a glass-fronted wooden case.The memorial is located near platform 23.

Additional information by Sydney Trains:

Now known to be the Eveleigh Locomotive Water Supply Shop Honour Roll WWI.

A wooden Honour Roll board, with 37 Eveleigh Locomotive Water Supply Shop railways employees names who served in WWI written in gilt, encased behind a glass pane, and eventually fixed to the western Railway Remembrance Wall at Central Station.

After investigation of this untitled Honour Roll, it was found that the employees all belonged to Locomotive Branch, and a letter was discovered from the Inspector Water Supply, Erskineville, regarding E. Jordan, to Base Records Victoria Barracks, Paddington on 15/10/1919.

 

Inscription: 

 

Lest We Forget.

Blacksmiths

1914 - 1919

Honour Roll

 

War: 

First World War, 1914-1918
 
 

Recorded by: 

David Roden. Updated info by Sydney Trains
 

Address Data: 

Central Station
Haymarket NSW 2000
 
 

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