Trooper Granville Cooper Boer War Memorial

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Description

Red granite obelisk on a white base, and surrounded by a white fence. The dedication is inscribed on the sides of the obelisk. The memorial is located next to the Country Women's Association hall. 

Inscription

In Memory Of
GRANVILLE THOMAS
COOPER
NATIVE OF BURROWA
KILLED IN ACTION AT
MOLOFO OTTOSHOOP
SOUTH AFRICA
OCTOBER 12 1900

BURROWA'S TRIBUTE TO
AUSTRALIAN GALLANTRY
AND DEVOTION

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Granville Thomas Cooper Boer War KIA MOLOFO OTTOSHOOP view
Address
Cnr Pudman and Court Streets
Boorowa NSW 2586
Local Government Area
  • Hilltops Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1901
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
10/12/1901
Dedication date
12 October 1901
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902

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