Gordon and Turanga-o-Moana rolls of honour

Gordon and Turanga-o-Moana rolls of honour Gordon and Turanga-o-Moana rolls of honour Gordon and Turanga-o-Moana rolls of honour

The Gordon First World War roll of honour (‘GORDON ROLL OF HONOUR 1916 – 1919’) on display in the Firth Tower Museum is a framed honours board inset with photographs of the following servicemen: Private George Orr, Sergeant Major I.J. Cowan, Private Handel Grigg, Private John Foster, Private A. Jackson, Private J. Montague, Trooper A.H. Watford, Sergeant Frederick Downard, Private [I.] J. Maisey, Private Joseph Orr, [Trooper] H. Smith, Private F. Montague, Private J. Roxborough, Private A. Orr, [Private] Thomas Maisey, Private Joseph Clark, Private Samuel Barr, Private P. Sheehan, [Trooper] E. Smith and Private V. Brooks.

The museum also displays the Turanga-o-Moana [‘Turanga O’Moana’] First and Second World War rolls of honour. The former is a framed and decorated honours board listed 30 local men who served. The names of the following are accompanied by photographs: T.D. Maisey, J.M. Maisey, S. Miles, T.R. Harding, J.S. Butterworth, C.B. Beeson, L.A. Brassington, F.J. Arnold, R.J. Maisey, A.C. Arnold, J.H.D. Baker, D. Smith, H. Cottam, W.L.R. Kennington, R. Rutledge, S.R. Harding, F. Montague, J.T. Montague, E.B. Smith, A. Kerewaro, N.F. Potter, A.L. Smith, S.E. Sinclair, J. Tanko and W. Rewiti; the following are without photographs:  J. McCone, N. McCabe, N. Massey, J. Grinter and V. Henrickson. The Second World War roll of honour lists the names of 26 men who served, including three who died.

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