Hampden and Ossa Roll of Honor 1914-1919

Location of Hampden and Ossa Roll of Honor 1914-1919

Hampden State School,2880 Bruce Highway,(18km north-west of Mackay)
Hampden QLD 4741

Timber honour board with gold lettering, listing 60 individuals who served in The Great War form Hampden and Ossa Districts.

The Roll of Honour indicates those that were:

Killed in Action (8); Died of Illness (2); Died of Wounds (1); wounded (32); Military Medals Awarded (3); and Mentioned in Despatches (1).

Inscription

1914–1918

HAMPDEN AND OSSA HONOUR ROLL

[NAMES] [NAMES]

For King and Country.

(refer to additional images for list of names)

Conflicts commemorated
First World War, 1914–1918
Memorial type
Honour board
Commemorative services held

The school has an ANZAC Day Dawn Service, followed by a breakfast in their Remembrance Garden. The students are heavily involved in this commemorative ceremony.

Remembrance Day services are also held.

Additional information

The Roll of Honor is in storage at the School and is displayed on ANZAC Day and Remembrance Day.

It was previously hanging in the Kuttabul Community Hall until about 2002.

Recorded by
Glen Hall, Mackay Historical Society
Date recorded
9 March 2009

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