1914-1919 Soldiers Memorial (Waratah Park Memorial Gates)


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


Left side: 


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:


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
Joseph B McGowan World War 1 KIA view
Harry Milford World War 1 KIA view
John T Mitchell World War 1 KIA view
Eric Mulvey World War 1 KIA view
E Nichols World War 1 KIA view
Charles H Nichols World War 1 KIA view
Charles Pade World War 1 KIA view
William R Plovman World War 1 KIA view
Walter J C Punshon World War 1 KIA view
Alfred Read World War 1 KIA view
Located on northern side of Waratah Park on Platt Street.,Opposite Waratah Rail Station.
cnr Station Street and Platt Sreet
Waratah NSW 2298
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Mr Robert McLardy. Updated photographs by Peter Levarre-Waters
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1921-02-23 00:00:00.0
Dedication date
23 February 1921
World War 1

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