Bonshaw District Second World War Roll of Honour

Bonshaw District Second World War Roll of Honour, full length in timber and glass casing
Description

This roll of honour is a metal memorial, simple in design, with military emblems from the three Australian services and eucalyptus leaves at the side. Each name has been attached to the face of the memorial. Located in Bonshaw Memorial Hall, it is now placed in a glass and timber structure.

The memorial was originally designed by the Wunderlich Company in Sydney.

Materials
  • Bronze
Inscription

1939  1945

ROLL OF HONOUR

Dedicated to the men of the
BONSHAW DISTRICT
who served the Empire in World War II.

[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Private Clarence Beaton Second World War, 1939–45 NX163860 (N444) Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 12th Aust Arm Car Regt view
Flight Lieutenant Harvey Besley Second World War, 1939–45 402942 Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) 11th Squadron view
Sapper Donald Bland Second World War, 1939–45 NX154045 (N168871) Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 72nd Aust Cre Works view
Private Lyle Brodbeck Second World War, 1939–45 NX93600 Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 2/13th Aust Inf Battalion view
Private John Brown Second World War, 1939–45 N453645 Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 39th Employment Company view
Lance Corporal Willie Burkett Second World War, 1939–45 Q129593 Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 19th Adv Ord Depot view
Captain Duncan Campbell Second World War, 1939–45 QX36491 (Q7474) Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 2/31st Aust Inf Battalion view
Private Athol Christiansen Second World War, 1939–45 NX176936 (N211843) Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 158th Gen Trans Company view
Private Albert Coventry Second World War, 1939–45 NX130689 (N168265) Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 3rd Aust Bulk Pet Store Coy view
Private Leslie Croft Second World War, 1939–45 QX33081 Australian Army - Second Australian Imperial Force (2nd AIF) 2/25th Battalion view
Address
Bonshaw Memorial Hall
2 Miller Street
Bonshaw NSW 2361
Local Government Area
  • Inverell Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Location status
Original location
The memorial is located inside Bonshaw Memorial Hall.
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Graham Wilson
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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