Adelong War Memorial

Description

White marble plinth mounted with a white marble soldier. Names of WW1 soldiers are engraved into the marble and highlighted in black. There are also later additional grey/black granite plaques inscribed with names from WW1, WW2 & Vietnam positioned around the base. This statue is a park setting up on the hill overlooking Adelong Township.

Inscription

F. Rusconi of Gundagai, Stonemason Erected by the residents of Adelong and district in grateful remembrance of their brave men who went to fight for God, King and Country in The Great War Adelong Remembers assisted by: Federal Government Grant Tumut Shire Council Adelong Sub-Branch RSL. 'Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends' ''Lest We Forget'

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
A W Brown World War 1 view
Pte G (G E B) Bruce World War 1 KIA 05.04.1918 495 30th Btn, 12th Reinforcement Dernacourt, France view
Lance Cprl J (J L) Bubb World War 1 KIA 04.10.1917 6028 21st Btn, 17th Reinforcement Passchendaele, Ypres, Belgium view
I Bunter World War 2 view
J T Burgess World War 2 view
K J Burgess World War 2 view
C Burke World War 1 view
Pte J Burke World War 1 POW 5341 2nd Btn, 17th Reinforcement view
J Burke World War 1 view
A W Butt World War 2 view
Address
Memorial Park,Crn of Lynch & Campbell Streets
Adelong NSW 2729
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1922
Dedication date
1922-10-01 00:00:00.0

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