Batlow War Memorial

Description

Granite wall with two name plaques for the First and Second World Wars and Vietnam, topped with the Australian Military Forces badge. A flagpole is positioned directly behind the wall. 

Inscription

Plaque - 1

Lest We Forget

Roll 1

1914-1918
Batlow & District
We are the dead
short days ago we lived
felt dawn, saw sunset glow.
[Names]

Roll 2

1939-1945
Batlow & District
At the going down of the
sun and in the morning
we will remember them.
[Names]
[Name] Vietnam

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Pte P Taylor World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte R J Currie World War 1 KIA AIF view
F/Sgt R O Bryant World War 2 KIA RAAF view
Pte T Connelly World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte W Sheridan World War 1 KIA AIF view
Drv W Herbert World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte W Bright World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte W Freer World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte W J Colemane World War 2 KIA RAAF view
Address
Batlow Memorial Park
Cnr Wakehurst and Memorial Avenues
Batlow NSW 2730
Local Government Area
  • Snowy Valleys Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Wall
Recorded by
L. Cooper, Veteran Affairs.
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
09/12/1953
Dedication date
12 September 1953
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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