Boggabri War Memorial


Granite column surmounted by an orb, positioned on a square base. The memorial is four metres tall. There are honour roll plaques for the First and Second World Wars attached to each face of the base, each measuring 90cm square. The memorial was unveiled on 14 May 1929 and rededicated on 11 November 1989.


North side

Erected in honour of the soldiers from Boggabri and district who served in the Great War 1914-1918
Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends

East side

Unveiled by the Governor General Lord Stonehaven 14th May 1929

West side

Dedicated 11th November 1989 WOI & RJ Chapman 12/16 Hunter River Lancers

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
T Coghlin World War 1 view
A Clements World War 1 view
M C Clatworthy World War 2 view
K Clark World War 2 KIA view
R Clark World War 2 view
B Clark World War 1 view
R K Clark World War 1 KIA view
C Chapman World War 2 view
R Chapman Vietnam War view
K Chaffey World War 1 view
Cnr Morton and Brent Street
Boggabri NSW 2382
Local Government Area
  • Narrabri Shire
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Boggabri Public School
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
14 May 1929
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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