Picton Soldiers Memorial School of Arts and Honour Rolls

Description

The School of Arts building is a memorial to those from the Picton district who enlisted in the armed forces for the First World War. It was officially opened on 23 December 1925. Inside, there are two honour rolls for the First World War and one for the Second World War. The marble roll for the First World War was unveiled in 1926. The second is made of timber and is uninscribed and undated. The large timber roll for the Second World War was established in 1953. 

Inscription

Hall exterior

Soldiers Memorial School of Arts

First World War marble roll

Roll of Honor
of those who enlisted from Picton and District
in the Great War 1914 1919
[Names]

First World War timber roll

[Names]

Second World War roll

Exservice personel who enlisted from Picton for service
in World War II 1939-45
[Names]
Service Women
[Names]
+ Killed in action

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
S.H. Abrahams WW1 view
P.H. Agnew WW1 view
A. Allport WW1 view
Pte H. Allport WW1 KIA view
T. Anderson WW1 view
J.M. Antill WW1 view
R. Apps WW2 view
C. Armstrong WW2 view
J. Ashford WW1 view
W. Ashford WW1 view
Address
65 Menangle Street
Picton NSW 2571
Local Government Area
  • Wollondilly Shire
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
  • Building
Recorded by
Geoff and Hillary Nourse
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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