Percy Poidevin Memorial

Description

A headstone memorial in the shape of a cross for the Poidevin family, including dedication to Percy Poidevin who fell in the First World War. The front of the cross is ornately carved with flowers and a ribbon. 

Inscription

In Memory of
Peter Poidevin
born May 16th 1846
Died April 28th 1917
also Percy
Killed in Action in Palestine
9th November 1917
Aged 36 years

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
trooper Percy Poidevin World War 1 KIA 9/11/1917 Palestine 2375 AIF 7th Light Horse Regiment view
Address
Catholic Church Cemetery
31 Bourke Street
Collector NSW 2581
Local Government Area
  • Upper Lachlan Shire
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Cross
Recorded by
Sandra Young
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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