The Men of the Altar Frontal
Through this page you can discover more about the men who worked on the altar frontal. By clicking on each name, you can learn about that
man. Many include stories told by family members.
Private Eric George ALEXANDER - 56th Battalion, The Australian Imperial Force
St Paul’s Cathedral is very grateful to the many people – staff, volunteers, experts, and relatives of the men who made the frontal – who have worked tirelessly to bring us to this significant moment in our commemoration of World War One, especially Jane Robinson, the Cathedral’s Broderers, and the Western Front Association.
We are also exceeding grateful to The National Archives, National Archives of Australia and Library and Archives Canada for supplying information and allowing St Paul's to reproduce images and documents on these website
Medal index cards sourced through Ancestry (in the care of the Western Front Association).