Honour roll; Boaz; 1920s; BMHC_14010


Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre


Honour roll

About this object

First World War honour roll for the Rowella (formerly West Bay) and Kayena (formerly Richmond Hill) district of Tasmania. Made of copper, embossed and beaten, on a wooden frame. The roll lists the men of the district who served overseas during the War. The roll was on display in the Rowella Hall until the building was cleared in preparation for its sale in 2017.



Maker Role


Date Made



20th Century

Medium and Materials

metal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Embossed in copper on front: 'In thankfulness to God and to the / honour of those soldiers from this / district who served their King and Country during the Great War 1914-1919.'
'Gordon Milner / Ernest W. Colling / George West / Edgar A. North / Eric N. North, H.G.R. Heyward / Charles B. Brady / Donald Hopwood / Thomas Haslam / Frank Harris / C. Hargeaves / Dan. Simmons / G. Vyvyan Jones / Arthur C. Jones / E. Keith Jones'.


987mm (h) x 455mm (w) x 59mm (d)

Subject and Association Keywords

Rowella, Tasmania

Subject and Association Keywords

halls, village

Subject and Association Keywords

Kayena, Tasmania

Subject and Association Keywords

Richmond Hill, Tasmania

Subject and Association Keywords

West Bay, Tasmania

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World War 1 (WW1)

Subject and Association Keywords

AIF (Australian Imperial Forces)

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

war memorials


Rowella Hall

Object Type

war memorials

Object number


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