Barraba 8th Division Memorial Plaque


A bronze plaque mounted on a brick plinth, positioned on the median strip. The plaque measures approximately 400 mm by 200 mm.


This plaque is dedicated to the Barraba men of the 8th division who were either killed in action or taken prisoner of war by the Japanese in 1942.

These men were killed in action:

These men were prisoners of war:

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Read more
C Abra World War 2 POW view
H Akers World War 2 POW view
J Barton World War 2 POW view
R Brown World War 2 POW view
T Cambridge World War 2 POW view
D Capel World War 2 KIA view
K Carter World War 2 POW view
H Corcoran World War 2 POW view
C Crowley World War 2 KIA view
H Cutmore World War 2 POW view

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Cnr Queen and Maude Streets
Barraba NSW 2347
Local Government Area
  • Tamworth Regional Council
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Rusty Priest, Robyn Fletcher, and Robert Sweeney
Year of construction
Established Date format: 
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  • Second World War, 1939–45