Ruataniwha War Memorial

Original digital file

AncellGC1679_WarMemorials_Ruataniwha.pdf

Description

Memorial cairn at Ruataniwha which replaced a Memorial Hall that was demolished in 1996

2 –

Text on plaque –

“This hall was erected
IN
HONOURED MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF
RUATANIWHA
WHO FOUGHT IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 – 1918
FOR KING AND COUNTRY.”

3 –

Text on brass plate –

“NOEL HAMILTON
DIED OF WOUNDS
FRANCE
27TH MARCH 1918
AGED 19 YEARS

ALFRED WILLIAM JURY
KILLED IN ACTION
FRANCE
4TH OCTOBER 1917
AGED 21 YEARS”

Location

Ruataniwha

Format of the original

Digital photographs

Author(s) / Creator(s)

  • Grant Ancell

People

  • Noel Hamilton
  • Alfred William Jury

Accession number

446476

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