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The honour roll commemorates employees of the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney who served in World War One.

The Honour Roll was recently unveiled in the banking-chamber at the head office in the presence of the directors, general manager, and members of the metropolitan staff. The ceremony was performed by Mr. O. J. Cohen, who mentioned that 345 officers of the bank enlisted for active service and 58 failed to return. Special honours gained were:— D.S.O., 5; O.B.E., 1 ; M.B.E., 1; M.O., 8; D.C.M.,1; M.S.M., 1; M.M., 5; mentioned in despatches, 9; Card of Honour awarded by Brigadier, 1.
Sydney Mail, 20 October 1926. 


Address:George & Barrack Streets, NAB Building, Sydney, 2000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.867437
Long: 151.207017
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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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:Wednesday 6th October, 1926
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In memory of the Officers of this bank who served in the Great War

1914 -1919

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Their name liveth for evermore

Source: SKP,NRWM, MA
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