Camden RSL Memorial Rose Garden

Description

Extensive rose garden with a memorial obelisk located in front of a brick columbarium. A brick archway with metal gate is positioned within the columbarium wall. There is also a separate plaque dedicated to the memory of Leading Seaman S147321 Bradley Meek, aged 25, who was tragically killed in a fire aboard HMAS Westralia on 5 May 1998.

Inscription

Arch and gate

Camden RSL Memorial Garden

Lest We Forget

Wall plaque

Camden RSL Memorial Garden
Opened by The Honourable John Fahey MP
In honour of the men and women
who gave service to their country
27th November 1998

Obelisk - plaque 1

1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945
Korea
Malaya
Vietnam

Obelisk - plaque 2

To Those Who
Served
LEST WE FORGET

Address
23 Cawdor Road
Camden NSW 2570
Local Government Area
  • Camden Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Garden/park
Recorded by
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch)
Established date
1998
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
1998-11-27
Dedication date
27 November 1998
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • All conflicts

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