Burnside War Memorial Home

Description: 

A large two-storey brick and stone former children's home with two white marble plaques in the entrance foyer and a large sandstone plaque above the entrance with raised inscription and AIF badge.

 

Inscription: 

[Plaque 1] This home erected by Col. The Hon Sir James Burns KCMG, MLC of Gowan Brae is dedicated to the memory of the loyal and brave Australians who fought for the Empire during the Great War 1914 - 1919; [Plaque 2] For King and Country this Memorial Home was opened by His Excellency Lord Forster PC GCMG Governor General Commonwealth of Australia April 21st 1922

 

Dedication date: 

1922-04-21 00:00:00.0
 
 

Recorded by: 

David Roden
 

Established date: 

1922
 

Location/surrounding area: 

Burnside War Memorial Home
 

Address Data: 

13 Blackwood Place
Carlingford NSW 2118
 
 

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