Binalong War Memorial Avenue

Description: 

An avenue of trees, at the centre of which is a granite marker with dedicatory plaque and flag staff.

 

Inscription: 

This avenue is dedicated to the men and women of this district who served their country in the Armed Forces, especially those who did not return.

All their names are inscribed on the Honour Roll in the Mechanics Institute.

It also commemorates the families who carried on at home and all those who worked in essential services.

This Avenue planted in July 1999 replaces the 'Soldiers Memory Avenue' planted in August 1919, which no longer exists.

Dedicated 11 November 2000 by
Fr Patrick Corbett C.SS.R.
Rev. Haydn Swinbourn.

 

Dedication date: 

 
 

Recorded by: 

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

Established date: 

1988
 

Location/surrounding area: 

Memorial Location
 

Address Data: 

War Memorial Avenue
Binalong NSW 2584
 
 

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