Municipal Council of Sydney First and Second World War Honour Rolls

Description

First World War Roll of Honour

A large, rectangular cast bronze plaque divided into nine equal-sized rectangular plates, on which the veterans' names are set and polished. The top of the plaque, containing the inscription and Council's crest, overhangs the plates beneath in the form of a pelmet.

Second World War Roll of Honour

This memorial is similar in overall design and composition to the larger First World War plaque, with the Council crest atop. The polished inscription and veterans' names are set on two unequal-sized plates within the frame of the plaque.

Both Rolls of Honour are located in the exterior entrance to the Sydney Town Hall.

Inscription

First World War Roll of Honour

1914-1918

Employees of the Municipal Council of Sydney who enlisted for service with the Australian Imperial Forces

[Names]

Second World War Roll of Honour

1939-1945

This plaque was erected by the Municipal Council of Sydney in commemoration of officers and employees who served in World War II 1939-1945.

The following made the supreme sacrifice.

[Names]

Roy Hendy, Town Clerk. R J Bartley, Lord Mayor.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
C N Abrahams World War 1 view
F Adams World War 1 view
W G Adams World War 1 view
J F Alexander World War 1 view
W Allen World War 1 view
F L Anderson World War 1 view
T R Anderson World War 1 view
W Anderson World War 1 view
W Andrews World War 1 view
A Archer World War 1 view
Address
Sydney Town Hall,
Cnr George and Druitt Streets,
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Setting
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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