22nd Infantry Brigade Memorial

Description

The memorial is a granite block with a bronze plaque attached, standing on a concrete base. It is located at the entrance to the Bathurst Sheep and Cattle Drome in Heritage Park. The park property was an Army camp from 1940 until the end of the Second World War. 

Inscription

TO COMMEMORATE THOSE UNITS OF
22ND INFANTRY BRIGADE - 8TH DIVISION A.I.F.

COMMANDED BY
BRIGADIER H.V. TAYLOR, M.C., V.D.

BRIGADE HEADQUARTERS
2/18, 2/19, 2/20 BATTALIONS
AND ATTACHED UNITS
WHO TRAINED IN BATHURST CAMP
BEFORE DEPARTING FOR MALAYA AND SINGAPORE
FEBRUARY, 1941

Address
Heritage Park
624 Limekilns Road
Forest Grove NSW 2795
Local Government Area
  • Bathurst Regional
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Stone/bushrock
Recorded by
Ms Jane Williamson and Mrs Janice Williams
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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