Callan Park (Rozelle Hospital) War Memorial

Description

The Rozelle Hospital Conservation Management Plan (defunct) offers the following description: 'Spanish style structure. Rough rendered with tile roof / coping.

Painted inscriptions appear to cover earlier inscriptions. Painted white.' Each plaque is surrounded by what appears to be a moulded concrete garland of Australian gumnuts, leaves and flowers.Notes on Veteran Names: Donald McArthur is given on the memorial as Donald McArter. The Australian War Memorial records also award Donald McArthur a DCM. All status codes are taken from information found on the Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour and in the National Archives of Australia.The memorial is located 50 metres from the traffic lights at the corner of Balmain Road & Cecily Street. This is the entrance to Callan Park and Rozelle Hospital.

Inscription

[plate 1]TOTHOSE WHO SERVED.HONOUR HAS COME BACK ASA KING ON EARTH AND PAIDHIS SUBJECT WITH A ROYALWAGE AND NOBLENESS WALKSIN OUR WAY AGAIN, AND WEHAVE COME INTO OUR HERITAGE.RUPERT BROOKE[plate 2]IN MEMORIUM (sic)- CAPTAIN -DONALD McARTER1914 - 1918LT.COL. J. MILLERSGT. W.O. McDOUGALL1939 - 1945

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Capt Donald McArthur World War 1 KIA view
LtCol J Miller World War 2 DOD view
Sgt W O McDougall World War 2 KIA view
Address
Rozelle Hospital, Corner of Balmain Road & Cecily Street
Lilyfield NSW 2040
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr. Craig Smedley
Established date
Dedication date

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