Topic: Ararata War Memorial

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Ararata Road, Ararata.

Ararata War Memorial 

Memorial cross to the members of the Ararata community who served in the Great War 1914-19.

Surveyed off from grounds of closed Ararata School

Unveiled 8 December 1919 by Hawera Mayor, Edwin Dixon

Front Face: Upper

To the Glorious Dead

Erected by

the settlers of Ararata

To the Glory of God

and in honour of the Men

From this District who gave

their lives and those who

served in the Great War

1914-1919

 

Front Face: Lower

They laid down their lives for their friends

F Bird               F Close       J Close

C Clothier          E Jensen MM

P S Livermore         W Murray

W C Porter   O Sanders   A Tarrant

 

 

Right Side:

Lest We Forget

Miss Ballantine

Sister McGregor

J F Barkla  S Barkla

W Casson  J Davison L Cpl

H Dawson   J Dawson

H Habgood  E Hannah

J Ilton   P Joblin MM

H James  T Leggott

S G Larcom  W MacKenzie

 

Left Side:

We Will Remember Them

J Milne  A O Nickel L Cpl

G Ogle  M Ogle  O Reid Sergt

S F Reid   W R Saunders

L C Storm  J Sullivan

R Stanton  M T Saywell

S Tarrant   C C Tarrant

D Thompson SergDCM MM

H Jones  O J Willis Lieut  

 

1939 - 1945

A Tarrant   G Winks

H Hawkins-Borley   W Jackson

*W Doole   *R I Hill

T Hamilton   R Wipani

F Edgecombe   F Brooks

J O'Connell    S Spiers 

N Hunter MM   J Miles

*M Midgely   A Warren

M Tocker   K Ogle

J Young   E Nosen 

B Pearce 

* For King  & Country

 

 

 

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Ararata War Memorial


City:Hawera, Taranaki