1914-1919 Soldiers Memorial (Waratah Park Memorial Gates)

Description

Four stone pillars stand at the main road entrance to Waratah Park. Lettering has been engraved into a polished face.

Inscription

Left side: 

1914

This Memorial was erected by the Citizens of Waratah 23rd February 1921 in Honour of the men of the Municipality who fell in the Great European War.

A. Griffiths Esq J.P., Mayor W.T. Jackson Esq J.P. Secretary Memorial Committee

 

Right Side:

1919

War Declared 4th August 1914

Armistice Signed 11th November 1918

Peace Declared 28th June 1919

Waratah enlistments 378

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Albert S Humphries World War 1 KIA view
William G Hunt World War 1 KIA view
George W Jordan World War 1 KIA view
Harry R Keevers World War 1 KIA view
George G Kellaway World War 1 KIA view
Frank Kellaway World War 1 KIA view
Alfred T King World War 1 KIA view
Trevor Langwill World War 1 KIA view
John Lewis World War 1 KIA view
Arthur E Marshall World War 1 KIA view
Address
Located on northern side of Waratah Park on Platt Street.,Opposite Waratah Rail Station.
cnr Station Street and Platt Sreet
Waratah NSW 2298
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy. Updated photographs by Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1921
Dedication date
1921-02-23 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1

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