St John's Anglican Church Darlinghurst War Memorials

Capt WJS Rundle plaqueWW1 and WW2 commemoration plauqeSt John's Anglican Church Darlinghurst
Description

The St John's Anglican Church in Darlinghurst has two memorial plaques. Plaque one is in memory of Captain W..J.S. Rundle. It was dedicated on 1 July 1902. Plaque two is mounted on the northern wall of the church grounds, for all of the parish who served in the First World War and the Second World War. It was erected on 19 September 1953.

Inscription

Plaque 1:

In memory of Captain W. J. S. Rundle D.S.O. Brabants Horse and 6th Dragoon Guards Carabiniers

Died from wounds received in action a Karree Bosch, Cape Colony, on the 30th July 1901. Aged 25 years

Erected by his parents and brother officers.

 

Plaque 2:

[Cross symbol]

To the glory of God and in memory of those of this parish who gave their lives in the two world wars

1914-18 1939-45

Erected 19-9-53

 

Address
St Johns Anglican Church,
120 Darlinghurst Road,
Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Peter Williams
Established date
19 September 1953
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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