A marble honour roll constructed by local stonemasonry firm Meldrum and Markey. The crest comprises an Australian Military Forces badge with supporting Kangaroo and Emu. The years (1914 and 1919) are centred within laurel wreaths. Two vertical turned marble columns enhance the design.
Two explanatory plaques accompany the memorial - these are shown in Additional Images.After the Newcastle Earthquake (1989) the Wickham School was closed. The Honour Roll was transferred to Newcastle Regional Museum. More information about the Museum can be found here.
Australian Commonwealth Military Forces
Erected by the Parents and Citizens Association in Honour of the Old Boys of the School who fought in The Great War.
Unveiled 27th July 1918 by Ald R.J. Bond Esq J.P. Mayor.
Hon J.L. Fegan President
F. Neal Esq Principal
S. Brown Esq J.P. Secretary
|Rank||Given Name||Family Name||Conflict/s||Fate||Service No.||Service||Campaign||Link|
|A D||Adam||World War 1||view|
|T L||Adam||World War 1||view|
|O S||Adam||World War 1||view|
|J R||Allan||World War 1||KIA||view|
|R M V||Allan||World War 1||view|
|D C||Allan||World War 1||view|
|C R||Allan||World War 1||view|
|S||Amm||World War 1||view|
|L H||Amm||World War 1||view|
|J||Armstrong||World War 1||view|
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