S.C.E.G.S War Memorial Playing Fields Roll of Honour

Description

A series of three large unpolished grey granite slabs on which the inscription and veterans' names have been carved. The leading slab which forms one side of the stairway up to the playing fields, has the school badge and a Bible verse inscribed. There is a bronze dedication plaque on the opposing side of the stairway.

Inscription

Leading slab:

'...but if when you do right and suffer for it you take it patiently, you have God's approval' 1 Peter 2: 20.

Dedication plaque:

This roll of honour was generously provided by the Shore Old Boys' Union in honour of those Old Boys and Masters of the school who served their nation on greater fields. It was dedicated by the Right Reverend Dr Glen Davies BSc, PhD, MDiv, ThM, DipA, Bishop of Sydney and Old Boy of Shore. RC Corbett, AO, Chairman of Council, AJ Bulmer, President Old Boys' Union, TA Wright, Headmaster. 11 November 2008.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
P W Broughton M World War 2 view
E K Delbridge M World War 2 view
N S Helder M World War 2 view
G E Wansey M World War 2 view
D'A C Roberts M World War 2 DOS view
M V O'Reilly M World War 2 view
E B Bignold M World War 2 view
M J Elliott M World War 2 view
W H Bathgate M World War 2 view
F B Treatt M World War 2 view
Address
Cnr Sailors Bay and Alpha Roads,
Northbridge NSW 2063
Local Government Area
  • Willoughby, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Wall
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
2008
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
2008-11-11
Dedication date
11 November 2008
Conflict/s
  • All conflicts

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