Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour
Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour
Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour

Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour

Sydney, Printed by W.C. Penfold and Co. [for the Bank of New South Wales], 1921.

Quarto, 418, [2] (blank, colophon) pages with almost 400 illustrations (all but one are portraits) plus an erratum slip tipped in on page 7.

Gilt-decorated half contrasting cream and purple cloth, top edge gilt; purple cloth a little sunned and mottled; cream cloth a little marked and very lightly worn at the extremities; leading edge, endpapers and first and last few leaves a little foxed, with light stains to the rear endpaper; about fifty leaves from page 100 have a small stain to the bottom corner; trifling signs of use and age; a decent copy with the contemporary ownership details of E.W. Coombe, 'Wahgunyah', Gertrude Avenue, Gordon.

As 'many as 793 officers enlisted from the Head Office and nearly every branch in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Papua, and London, out of a staff of 1750 men' (actually 1880, according to the erratum). This volume includes the names of employees who enlisted for active service, with portraits and service details of those who lost their lives or were promoted or decorated. Not in Dornbusch; Fielding and O'Neill, page 240.

Item #112816

Price: $110.00

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