Topic: Auroa War Memorial

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Corner Auroa and Skeet Roads, Auroa

Auroa War Memorial 

Auroa War Memorial


Unveiled by Governor-General Lord Jellicoe on 27 October 1921 along with those at Manaia and Opunake - (See Hawera Star 28 Oct 1921 in Web Links below) 

The WW II names were added in 1948.

Later in his Taranaki visit the G-G unveiled the Bell Block Memorial on the 30th October and may have unveiled the Patea District High School memorial steps on the way from Whanganu to Manaia.





To the Glorious Dead

Pvt H J L Anderson
Gnr A A Campbell
Corpl J E Clegg
Pvt A B Curry
Pvt S W Doak
Rflm R G Johnstone
Rflm H Parkinson
Trpr M L Poole
Pvt A Smith

Killed in the
World's Great War

On Base

World War I
This Memorial was unveiled by
Lord Jellicoe
on 27th October 1921



To the Glorious Dead
Gunr J Skinner
Sgt Plt P J Hooper
2nd Lieut C J O'Dea
Pvt C Murfitt
LAC R Furey
Pvt C McLean


On Base

World War 2
This Memorial was unveiled by
E B Corbett Esq MP
on 15th August 1948


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