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 Patea School, 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  




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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