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The wooden honour roll commemorates those who served in World War One. The board was presented by Mrs. Smith in memory of her husband. 

There was a large attendance at the Heddon Greta Public School on Tuesday, for the unveiling: of an honour board presented by Mrs. Srhith, in memory of her husband and of ten others who had served in the great war. Messrs. Chiplin, Bristowe, and Hannan delivered brief addresses, eulogising the men who had done their duty, and expressing appreciation of Mrs. Smith's generous donation. 

Mrs. Smith then unveiled the honour board, and one of the pupils recited "An Anzac." A machine gun, captured from the Germans, was unveiled by Mrs. Edward Ayliffe, and a pupil recited "Love of Country." Several choruses followed, and the proceedings closed. with the National Anthem. 
Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW), 
16 June 1923.


Address:3 Bulwer Street, Maitland RSL , Maitland, 2320
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.732696
Long: 151.555521
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 12th June, 1923
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Heddon Greta

Honor Board.

The Great War.

1914 - 1919.

F. Rennie.      H. Crux.
T. Ayliffe.        R. logan.
W. Davis.       W. Crux.
S. Pyman.      T. Crux.
T. Thornton.   R. Roberts.
J. T. Smith.

Presented by Mrs Smith.
In loving memory of her husband

Source: NRWM, MA
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