Berowra War Memorial

White marble rectangular obelisk set on three stone stepsObelisk at distance in park settingObelisk plaque WW1Obelisk plaque WW2 No. 1Obelisk plaque WW2 No. 2Obelisk plaque 1Obelisk plaque 2Canon
Description

A small white marble rectangular obelisk set on three stone steps. Names of veterans are engraved on three of the four sides with and inscription and wreath engraved on the fourth. A newer bronze plaque is affixed to the middle step. The whole is located within a low hedge on three sides with two flagpoles behind. An old field gun is located to the south of the memorial, beyond the hedge. The memorial is located just off Berowra Waters Road.

Inscription

Plaque 1:

Pray for Peace. They loved honour more than they feared death.

Plaque 2:

In memory of the fallen and the Unknown Australian Soldier. 75th Anniversary of Remembrance Day 11.11.1993.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
W Anderson World War 1 view
E R Baker World War 1 KIA view
R Baker World War 1 view
H Barker World War 1 view
W C Barnett World War 2 view
R Barnett Smith World War 1 view
W Barnett Smith World War 1 view
H Bartler World War 1 view
E Baxter World War 1 view
J Betts World War 2 view
Address
The Gully Road,
Berowra Park,
Berowra NSW 2081
Local Government Area
  • Hornsby Shire
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
David Roden and Peter Booth
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
03/26/1932
Dedication date
26 March 1932
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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