Boer War Memorial Plaque, St Andrew's Cathedral

Description

A shield-shaped, bronze plaque mounted on a polished wooden board attached to a side wall of the Cathedral. The central inscription is surrounded by an embossed laurel wreath.

Inscription

Outside the wreath

Pro Deo - Pro Patria 1899 - 1902.

Within the wreath

Sacred to the memory of the Officers and Men of the New South Wales Contingents who gave their lives for Queen and Country South Africa.

Address
St Andrews Cathedral
Cnr George and Bathurst Streets
Sydney NSW 2000
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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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
05/20/1906
Dedication date
20 May 1906
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902

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