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The honour roll commemorates those from Hay and District who served in World War Two. 

The School and the War: As you entered the hall tonight, you may have noticed at the foot of the stairs the Honour Roll for the war just ended. On it appears over 300 names, and of these 33 will not return. We offer our deepest sympathy to those parents and wives who have given their sons and husbands and pray that time may soften their great sorrow. I venture to say that few schools have a nobler record of service than this War Memorial School. On the material side this school has always supported patriotic and charitable organisations and, during the last two years has given directly £125 to patriotic fund.
Excerpt from Principal`s Report, December 1945,
Riverine Grazier (Hay, NSW), 18 December 1945.


Address:216 Pine Street, Hay War Memorial High School, Hay, 2711
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.505402
Long: 144.841527
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


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World War II Hay and District

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Source: MA
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