St Peters Town Hall First World War Honour Roll

Description

A large marble tablet with veterans' names listed in ten columns. Names are engraved and gilded. The honour roll is located in the foyer of the old St Peters Town Hall. A small cross beside some names indicate that person was killed during the Great War.

It was established in 1916 and a later portion was unveiled on 21 February 1922.

Notes on veteran names from the Australian War Memorial records:

  • F Skelvington as Frederick Skevington
  • V Clarke-Smith's name as Vear Clarkesmith
  • S E H Humphries's name as Sydney Humphreys
  • AWM Honour Roll lists two JA Reids neither of whom had any apparent connection to St Peters
  • AWM Honour Roll lists G L Poole as Leslie George Poole
Inscription

1914-1918 War

St Peters Roll of Honor

+ Killed

[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
W Shea World War 1 view
W Pritchard World War 1 view
W Bartlett World War 1 view
W Thompson World War 1 view
W Westbrook World War 1 view
W Thorne World War 1 KIA view
W Boseley World War 1 view
W Grogan World War 1 view
W Owen World War 1 view
W Marjoram World War 1 view
Address
Cnr Swain Street and Unwins Bridge, Road,
St Peters Town Hall,
Sydenham NSW 2044
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden Updated photographs by Peter Levarre - Waters
Established date
1916
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
12/2/1916
Dedication date
02 December 1916
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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