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M.U.I.O.O.F. Loyal Prince of Wales Lodge No. 203 Tamworth District Second World War Roll of Honour, Barraba

M.U.I.O.O.F. Loyal Prince of Wales Lodge No. 203 Tamworth District Second World War Roll of Honour, Barraba
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Description / Background

This war memorial is a timber roll of honour. It features two carved columns, which create a frame around the centre panels where the inscriptions and names are printed in gold. The columns are decorated with simple carvings of crossed rifles and anchors.

The memorial is dedicated to members of the Manchester Unity Independent Order of Oddfellows (M.U.I.O.O.F.) who served in the Second World War. Those on the roll belonged to the number 203 Loyal Prince of Wales Lodge, of the Tamworth District.

The lodge was established at the town of Barraba by June 1903. It is likely the roll was unveiled or display at the location in town where the lodge meetings were held.

The roll has since been moved to the Barraba Historical Museum, also known as the Nandewar Historical Society Museum. Also on site is the M.U.I.O.O.F. Loyal Prince of Wales Lodge No. 203 Tamworth District Great War Roll of Honor, Barraba.

Inscription

M.U.I.O.O.F.
Loyal Prince of Wales Lodge 
No. 203
Tamworth District 

Roll of Honour 
[Names]

P.O. War ✝ Killed in action ☨  
1939–1945

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given name Family name Conflict/s Service No. Service Campaign Read more
Warrant Officer L J Garske Second World War, 1939–45 423094 Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) view
Gunner L Gatley Second World War, 1939–45 N163544 Australian Army view
Leading Aircraftman T Gavrily Second World War, 1939–45 132967 Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) view
Signalman N P Gilles Second World War, 1939–45 NX154803 (N163217) Australian Army view
Private J K Goldman Second World War, 1939–45 NX166532 (N216983) Australian Army view
Gunner A Hagan Second World War, 1939–45 N163546 Australian Army view
Private L Halloran Second World War, 1939–45 NX128887 (N163240) Australian Army view
Private N L Hancock Second World War, 1939–45 NX163071 Australian Army view
Private G H Heywood Second World War, 1939–45 N389881 Australian Army view
Leading Aircraftman H Heywood Second World War, 1939–45 139491 Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) view

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Address
Barraba Historical Museum
71 Queen Street
Barraba NSW 2347
Local Government Area
Tamworth Regional Council
Setting
Building – inside
Location status
Moved/altered
Memorial type
Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Graham Wilson
Conflict/s
Second World War, 1939–45
Materials
Timber