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Book - World War II Honour Roll Ballarat College

From the Collection of Ballarat Clarendon College 1425 Sturt Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Leather covered blank book with gilt writing and border on front cover, plum-coloured page marker ribbon. Pages list handprinted names of WW2 returned soldiers who were past students of Ballarat College
Size
220mm x 270mm
Attached Files
Object Registration
000173
Keywords
world-war-two, 1955, roll-of-honour, memorial-hall, old-collegians
Historical information
According to the school magazine 'The Minervan December 1954' the book was compiled to honour former students who were members of the forces in World War II. See file attached. The book was displayed in the ballarat College reception area until 2014. In 2013 following research by James Affleck the information contained within the book was updated and a formal honour board created and displayed in Memorial Hall together with the WW2 Pro Patria Roll of Honour.
When Made
1955
Significance
Significant record of WW2 returned service old collegians
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM