Skip to main content

Barraba and District War Memorial Clock Tower

Barraba and District War Memorial Clock Tower
Middle
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Image
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
0 / 0
-
Description / Background

A brick clock tower, built upon a brick plinth in the centre of a round-about. The plinth has several plaques attached, inscribed with honour rolls. There are three plaques for the First World War and one for the Second World War. 

Inscription

First World War plaques

To perpetuate the memory of the men of the Barraba District who made the supreme sacrifice.
1914 The Great War 1919.
[Names]
'Their name liveth for evermore'

Second World War plaque

World War II Servicemen Killed
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given name Family name Conflict/s Service No. Service Campaign Read more
Pte W C Ashby World War 1 view
James Bailey World War 2 view
Pte R S Blackall World War 1 view
Pte L Blanche World War 1 view
Pte W T Bloxham World War 1 view
Sgt A H Bloxham World War 1 view
Pte R W Byfield World War 1 view
Donald Capel World War 2 view
Cpl R S Capel World War 1 view
N P Capel World War 2 view

Do you know more about this war Memorial?

Click here to learn how you can contribute
Sidebar
Address
Cnr Queen and Maude Streets
Barraba NSW 2347
Local Government Area
Tamworth Regional Council
Setting
Roadside
Memorial type
Clock/clock tower/sundial
Recorded by
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Dedication date
11 November 1924
Conflict/s
First World War, 1914–18
Second World War, 1939–45