Wauchope Rawdon Island School and District First World War Honour Roll

Rawdon Island School and District Honour Roll board
Description

This timber Honour Roll commemorates those from the Rawdon Island District who served in the First World War. Rawdon Island Public School opened in October 1876 and closed in May 1976. The names are divided into 'school' and 'district'. The Port Macquarie News on 22 October 1919 advertised the Roll was to be unveiled on Friday 17 October 1919.

The Roll is in storage with the Wauchope Historical Society.

Inscription

RAWDON ISLAND DISTRICT

HONOUR ROLL

School
[Names]
District
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
R Arneson World War 1 Discharged AIF view
Private Frederick M Bransdon World War 1 3942 AIF 55th Battalion view
Private George Brown World War 1 KIA 27/10/1917 3072 AIF 1st Pion Battalion Belgium view
Private James Budge World War 1 2576 AIF 4th Battalion view
E Dingle World War 1 view
Private Edward V Fowler World War 1 5213 AIF 3rd Battalion view
Corporal Zackery C Fowler World War 1 1734 AIF 4th M G Battalion view
S J Freeman World War 1 view
Corporal William Gill World War 1 235 AIF 34th Battalion view
Private V Johnson World War 1 KIA 18/8/1916 3114 AIF 3rd Battalion France view
Address
Wauchope District Historical Society
2325 Oxley Highway
Wauchope NSW 2446
Local Government Area
  • Port Macquarie-Hastings Council
Setting
  • Building – inside
Location status
Moved/altered
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM; photograph supplied by Wauchope Historical Society
Established date
1919
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
10/17/1919
Dedication date
17 October 1919
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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