Topic: Dudley District Memorial

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Dudley District Memorial 

Dudley District War Memorial    

 The Dudley memorial was originally in front of the old school (between the tennis courts and the ‘new’ school) on a concrete pad with concrete corner posts and chains. It was moved in c1962 when the new school was built.

 A World War II memorial  - a marble plaque on the western end of the school baths - was erected with the baths in 1950. The baths were demolished in 2009 and WWII names added in new panel to the WWI memorial. New WWI panels also added Sept 2009

 Panel 1 Front :

ERECTED

BY THE RESIDENTS OF

 DUDLEY ROAD

IN HONOUR OF THE MEN

OF THE DISTRICT WHO SERVED

IN THE GREAT WAR

1914-1918

 Panel 2 Left side:

          Killed in Action

L.Cp. U. Broadmore    L. Cp. D. Todd

           Pvt. C.  Kennedy

          Tpr. H. A. Rusling

        Pvt. G. Buchanan

        Rfl. L. F. Broadmore

       Pvt. A. C. Bridgeman

Pvt. H. H. Codd     Rfl. N. S. Egarr

         Died of Sickness

        Pvt. Jose Hodges

 Panel 3 Right:

    Returned to New Zealand

    Capt. H. W. Kennedy M. C.

Pvt. J. E. Hodges   Dvr. B. Bishop

Dvr.  F. J.  Codd     " Pvt. R. F.  Codd

Tpr. L. Butler       Pvt. E. Hunt

Pvt. F. Hodges       "    A. Frost

Pvt. L. Baldwin      "    T. Bishop

  "  E. K.  Butler      "   H. Bridgeman

  "  L. Hodges        "   W.W. Egarr

               F. Bridgeman

 Panel 4 - Rear (added to obelisk in 2009 after the school baths were demolished)

Erected in Honour of Those

Who Served – 1939 - 1945

 Killed in Action                      Returned from Overseas

 Able Seaman -                    Cpl. C. C. Fabish

- J. Honeyfield                      Pte. G. W. Horner

Tpr.A. Bridge                        Pte. S. W. Cousins

                                               Dvr. S. Rutherford

                                               Dvr. H. M. Burrows

                                               Pte. L. H. Old

                                              Pte. P. M. Biesiek

                                              Gnr. A. Rutherford

 

 

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