Central Tilba War Memorial

Description

The monument consists of two tiered granite blocks upon which is placed a tall obelisk of polished marble. The entire memorial sits on a concrete base surrounded by eight small granite pieces.Notes on Veteran Names: No records can be found for deceased veterans from this area with the following names: R W Baker, P Hockey and N Sutherland. Their status codes have been given as KIA, as that is what is indicated by the memorial. P Hockey may be Cecil Percy Hockey, and N Sutherland may refer to James Alisine Sutherland of Tilba Tilba, who is recorded as KIA. All other status codes are taken from information in the Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission database and the National Archives of Australia. On the memorial, H A MacDonald is given as H A McDonald, C M Morris may be on as G M Morris, and C Livingstone may be on as G Livingstone.

Inscription

'FOR GOD,KING ANDCOUNTRY 1914-1919' 'ROLL OF HONOUR' 'WORLD'S GREAT WAR1914-1919TILBA DISTRICT MENAND EX-PUPILS OFLOCAL SCHOOLWHO SERVED THEIRCOUNTRY' 'ERECTED BYGRATEFUL FELLOW CITIZENSDECEMBER 12TH 1919' 'THIS MEMORIALWAS UNVEILED BYMRS L J HURLEY'

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
E GOODRIDGE World War 2 view
E E MEAKER World War 1 KIA view
E F BATE World War 1 view
E J ENDICOTT World War 1 view
E P READ World War 1 KIA view
F HOARE World War 1 view
F STEWART World War 1 view
G INSKIP World War 1 KIA view
G READ World War 1 view
G WHITE World War 1 view
Address
cnr. Old Princes Hwy & Bate St.
Central Tilba NSW 2546
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr. Robert Ingui and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1919
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1919-12-12 00:00:00.0
Dedication date
12 December 1919

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