Braye Park Lookout

Description

Lookout named in honour of Ross Braye who fell in the Second World War. Eight square sandstone plinths formed in a hour glass shape create a perimeter for the park. Placed on the top of the plinths is a circular copper plate showing directions.

Inscription

Newcastle City Council Braye Park Lookout

To perpetuate the memory of Ross Braye R.A.A.F. Killed in Action - Libya

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Ross Braye World War 2 KIA RAAF Libya view

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Address
Braye Park
Boomerang Road off Edit Street
Waratah NSW 2298
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Newcastle, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Garden/park
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45