Wanaaring District Second World War Honour Roll

Wanaaring District Second World War Honour Roll, full length of glass cabinetWanaaring District Second World War Honour Roll, side angle view of memorial in glass cabinetWanaaring District Second World War Honour Roll, close-up of names on honour roll
Description

This honour roll lists veterans from the Wanaaring District who joined the services during the Second World War. Each name is on a small plaque nailed to the main bronze board.

The memorial is inside a glass fronted cabinet set into the wall opposite to the main entrance, comprising of an honour roll and items that represent the conflict.

Around the late 1980s, Bob Morton, the then-publican of Wanaaring, had the honour roll refurbished.

Materials
  • Bronze
  • Glass
Inscription

1939

1945

People of the
Wanaaring District
who joined the
services

[list of names]

Address
Wanaaring and District Soldiers Memorial Hall
Vicary St
Wanaaring NSW 2840
Local Government Area
  • Bourke Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Location/surrounding area
Inside the Wanaaring and District Soldiers Memorial Hall
Location status
Original location
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Mal Bartlett
Established date
01/01/1946
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 ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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