Our Honoured Dead, Great War - Bright, Victoria, Australia
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S 36° 43.711 E 146° 57.654
55H E 496508 N 5935242
Quick Description: On the Town [Memorial] Clock in Mafeking Square of Bright is an Honour Roll for those who served and died in 'the Great War'.
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 11/9/2017 1:45:38 PM
Waymark Code: WMX0TH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
Views: 1

Long Description:
Unfortunately there is quite a list of soldiers from the area who gave their all for their Country.

The World War One Honour Roll is set into the north face of the Memorial Clock Tower, and reads:

	  To the
     Honoured Memory of
The Men of Bright and District
 Who Fought in the Great War
   * Our Honoured Dead *
Auger J.	Butler T.
Abraham J.	Long H.
Attridge A.S.	Lowen A.
Bettles A.	McLean R.
Briggs A.T.	McDonald J.G.
Briggs E.	McCormack E.
Carlile B.	McMillan N.
Christian F.E.	McNeil G.
DeLuet F.B.	Manfield G.
Don A.		Martin H.
Duffy J.G.	Metcalfe F.B.
Duncan E.A.	Moore H.J.
Dunphy T.	Moore W.
Dwyer R.F.	Morgan G.
Farrelly M.E.	Morrison R.
Flinn W.J.	Murray A.
George H.	Newton J.
Grenness T.C.	O'Shea P.
Gribble C.	Peacock H.
Gribble J.	Petersen D.
Harrison E.T.	Phillips G.
Higgins C.	Pople H.
Honeychurch Hector  Renton G.D.
Honeychurch Harry   Ritchie A.W.
Howell W.H.	Seamer-Ramsay G.
Hunter E.M.	Shalberg J.R.
Ince K.		Smith E.L.
Jagoe H.J.	Stewart S.J.
Jessup A.E.	Syphers J.W.
Johnston A.	Thomas A.
Jones C.	Weston C.W.
Jones H.C.	Weston E.W.
Kaighin C.	Winter L.
Kinsmore E.	Woodward S.E.
Laugher B.	Waterhouse J.M.
Lawrence C.	Yeates A.
Gow N.		Parsons J.

The date of the 'unveiling' of the Memorial Clock Tower is taken from the Blue Plaque, which is inside the arched door on the south side of the Clock Tower. ["The memorial clock tower was built by John and Norman Icely, David and Mr Butler (Arch.) and unveiled on 29th December 1929 as part of the 'Back to Bright' festivities."]

Visited: 1613, Tuesday, 17 May, 2016
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 12/29/1929

Private or Public Monument?: Private

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: 'Bright Shire Council', Bright RSL

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Australia/New Zealand

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
Ireland Street
Bright, Victoria Australia
3741


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