Ashfield, NSW, War Memorial
Ten metre high (approx.) column structure on a concrete plinth with an enamelled tiled floor.
A grateful tribute from Ashfield to the brave soldiers sailors and nurses who volunteered and gave their lives in the great war 1914 - 1919
Unveiled by his Excellency Sir Walter Davidson K.CM.G. Governor of New South Wales 26th Nov. 1921
Worthy are they of a crown of immortal fame and glory
In memory of the men and women who gave their lives in the Boer war, World War 1, World War 2, Korea, Malayan and Vietnam on land, sea and in the air Liberty
They crossed the ocean to fight for liberty and honour
Greater love hath no man than this
That he lay down his life for his friend
In honour of those who served their King and Country in World War 1939 - 1945
Erected by Ashfield council in memory to polish men and women who gave their lives in the cause of freedom and in appreciation of service to the community given by the polish ex-servicemen's association 2nd September 1984
The council of the municipality of Ashfield
These rosemary bushes have been planted by Ashfield council in memory of those who gave their lives in the Boer war, World War 1, World War 2, Korean, Malayan and Vietnam wars.
In everlasting memory of those Australians who served and who died during, or as a consequence of, post World War 2 conflicts: Malaya Korea Malaysia/Borneo South Vietnam United Nations and Peacekeeping operations 31st July 1999
Second World War, 1939-1945