Brewarrina Public School First World War Honor Roll

Brewarrina Public School Honor Roll

White marble honor roll, supported by a concrete base and surround. The marble shows signs of fatigue fractures. On the front face are the names and dedication, comprising of 494 cut-in characters, previously coloured with black. The roll lists 52 service persons, 10 of whom were killed overseas and 21 of whom were wounded.

The maker and designer of the memorial are unknown, although it was most likely created as a community project, instigated by a previous school principal and committee.


Brewarrina Public School
Honor Roll

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Brewarrina Central School
39-47 Bourke Street
Brewarrina NSW 2839
Local Government Area
  • Brewarrina Shire
  • Building – outside
Location status
Original location within a school classroom. Following demolition of the classroom the plaque was stored in for some years prior, from approximately 1950 onward it was moved to its current location at the western side of the school property.
Memorial type
  • Monument
Recorded by
Kim Talbert
Year of construction
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 ''; }
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Marble