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Gleniti Honor Boards, Timaru

Honour board at the old Gleniti School nestled between Wai-iti, Gleniti and Claremont Roads. There are now three panels, of fairly rough white stone.

Photo taken by Margaret Todd, April 2007.

The top one reads:

In honoured memory of William Mathews who was drowned in crossing the
Caldon River while on active service in South Africa, Sept. 27th 1901,
aged 19 years.
Honour the Brave.
Erected by the Residents.

The lower one reads:

1914  -  For King and Country  -  1918

In memory of the men of this district who gave their lives in the great war.

Lieut. C. Robinson, Prvts. E.T. Lane, A. McBride, W. Watt, C. Wilson, J.
Smith, W. Seyb, H. Hay, W. Ferguson
--Also Served--
Capt. A.E.T. Rhodes, Capt. A. Melville Jameson, Lieut. J. Courtney MM, Sergt.
M.J. Dunne, Corpl. H. Wilson, Prvts. F. Robinson, A. Giles, J. Shaw, L. Lyford,
D. Lane, T. Matheson, A. Taylor, W. Hadlow, A. Black, G. Simpson, C. [G.?] Ramsay,
R. McBride, J.H. Mellings, A. Wilson, B. Seyb, H. Seyb, S. Lidstone, W.
Fitzsimmons, J. McDougal, A. Smith, C. Hamlyn, J. Hamilton, P.A. Courtney, O. Ramsay

Roll of Honour

Supreme Sacrifice
W. Armstrong
A.J. Ramsay
J. Robinson

G. Rhodes
W. Welford
N. Dawber
W. Loomes
J.R. Wood
G. Grayburn
S. Gamble
D. Curr
F. Robinson
J. Winnington
T. Grayburn
E. HoodT. O'Connell
E. O'Connell Miss
E. Sim
A. Hunter
H. Balgent
W. Breeze.
B.T. Mulcaby
K. Dawber
D. MacLeod
J. O'Connell
W. Hopkins
J. Blamires
R. Hood
J. McAuley
J.E. Esler
E. Charteris
B. Redway
J.W. Morse
J.E. Thompson
E. Brown
S. Cullen
M. Lloyd
W.O. Harwood
F. Clarke

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