Barraba and District War Memorial

Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Description

Brick column surmounted by a clock, the whole resting upon a brick plinth in the centre of a round-about.

Inscription

[above name plaque]

To perpetuate the memory of the men of the Barraba District who made the supreme sacrifice 1914 The Great War 1919. 'There Name Liveth For Evermore'.

 

[Atop WW2 Name Plaque]

'World War II Servicemen Killed'

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
L/Cpl E A Parkinson World War 1 KIA view
Pte C R Quelch World War 1 KIA view
Drv J Read World War 1 KIA view
T A Reading World War 2 KIA view
Capt L L Richardson World War 1 KIA view
W C Robinson World War 2 KIA view
Pte WJ Simshauser First World War KIA France, 13/3/18 1306 AIF 33rd Battalion view
R D C Smith World War 2 KIA view
N T Spence World War 2 KIA view
R B Spencer World War 2 KIA view
Address
Main street, Queen Street and Maude Street.
Barraba NSW 2347
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
World War 1
World War 2

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