2020 marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War. To commemorate this important year, the NSW Government is interviewing WWII veterans about their experiences. Read our 75th Anniversary Stories.
White marble plinth, surmounted with a white marble soldier. The names of First World War soldiers are engraved into the marble and highlighted in black. There are also later additional grey/black granite plaques inscribed with names from the First and Second World Wars and Vietnam positioned around the base. This statue is in a park setting, on the hill overlooking Adelong township.
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
F. Rusconi of Gundagai, Stonemason
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."
''Lest We Forget"
Adelong Remembers assisted by: Federal Government Grant Tumut Shire Council Adelong Sub-Branch RSL.
|Rank||Given Name||Family Name||Conflict/s||Fate||Service No.||Service||Unit||Campaign||Link|
|Pte||R||Wise||World War 1||KIA 20.05.1915||286||1st light Horse||Gallipoli, Turkey||view|
|Pte||J H||Jagoe||World War 1||KIA 20.09.1917||6541||20th Btn, 19th Reinforcement||Polygon Wood, Ypres Belgium||view|
|Lance Cprl||J (J L)||Bubb||World War 1||KIA 04.10.1917||6028||21st Btn, 17th Reinforcement||Passchendaele, Ypres, Belgium||view|
|Pte||W (W G)||Sims||World War 1||KIA 23.03.1917||4375||29th Btn, 11th reinforcement||France||view|
|Pte||J||Burke||World War 1||POW||5341||2nd Btn, 17th Reinforcement||view|
|Pte||G (G E B)||Bruce||World War 1||KIA 05.04.1918||495||30th Btn, 12th Reinforcement||Dernacourt, France||view|
|Pte||W (Walter Roy)||Rutherford||World War 1||KIA 02.09.1918||4877||3rd Btn||Western Front, France||view|
|Pte||W (Walter Lewis) aka William Lewis||Whiting||World War 1||DOW 09.08.1918||3942||3rd Btn, 12th Reinforcement||Villers-Bretonneux, France||view|
|Pte||H||Whiting||World War 1||KIA 09.08.1918||3943||3rd Btn, 12th Reinforcement||Villers-Bretonneux, France||view|
|Pte||J||Mack||World War 1||KIA 07.06.1917||3202||45th Btn, 8th Reinforcement||Belgium||view|
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