Twyford Hall Soldiers Memorial Porch and Honour Rolls

Description

A memorial porch at the front of the Twyford Hall, established in honour of those who served in the First World War. Attached to the porch walls are two honour rolls for the First and Second World Wars. The rolls are polished grey and black granite tablets with names engraved and highlighted in white. A memorial wing was added to the building at a later date. 

Inscription

Dedication tablet

This porch was donated by Sarah Twyford and dedicated to the memory of Merimbula Soldiers who served in The Great War 1914 - 1918.

Roll 1

[First World War names]
*Denotes killed

Roll 2

World War II 1939-1945
[Names]

Foundation stone

This stone was laid by J.W. Twyford Esq. 8th June 1931

Plaque (missing)

Soldiers Memorial Wing erected 15th Dec. 1962

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Read more
E Baker World War 2 view
A E Ballantyne World War 2 view
F P Bell World War 2 view
E Beveridge World War 2 view
E A Beveridge World War 2 view
D M Black World War 1 KIA view
W Black World War 1 KIA view
A V Branch World War 2 view
J W Burton World War 2 view
H H Burton World War 2 view

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Address
Cnr Market and Beach Streets
Merimbula NSW 2548
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Bega Valley Shire
Setting
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
  • Other
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Year of construction
1931
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45