Campbelltown War Memorial

Description

Sandstone obelisk on sandstone base, set on paving stones, surrounded by grass and gardens. Multiple plaques are attached to the memorial. 

Inscription

Unveiling plaque

This war memorial was unveiled by His excellency Rear Admiral Peter Sinclair, AO, Governor of New South Wales on 16th April 1991

Plaques - each side of base

Lest We Forget

Plaque

Boer War
1899 - 1902

Plaque

World War I
1914 - 1918

Plaque

World War II
1939 - 1945

Plaque

Korea
1950 - 1953

Address
Mawson Park
Cnr Queen and Browne Streets
Campbelltown NSW 2560
Local Government Area
  • Campbelltown, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1991
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
1991-04-16
Dedication date
16 April 1991
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present

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