Clarence Town and District 1939-45 War Memorial Children's Play Centre

Description

A memorial Children's Play Centre, with a marble dedication plaque and Roll of Honour attached to the two one-metre high rectangular concrete pillars at the entrance. The memorial is located next to the School of Arts. 

Inscription

Left pillar

Plaque 1

Clarence Town & District 1939-45 War Memorial Children's Play Centre

Plaque 2

New Playground Equipment At Clarencetown. A joint project of: The Hunter Area Assistance Scheme, Dungog Shire Council, The Lions Club & Community of Clarencetown. Anticipated completion in late September. 

Right pillar

Clarence Town & District 1939-45 War Memorial Roll of Honour 

[Names]

Lest we forget

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
G'nr R Dark World War 2 Army 9th Div view
Cpl T Eagleton World War 2 Army 2/1st Inf view
Spr J Ernst World War 2 Army 9th TPS view
L Ernst World War 2 view
A Flannery World War 2 Army view
Cpl Mavis Flannery World War 2 WRAAF 6 Tpt view
Sgt H Ford World War 2 Army CBI view
Lieut Leila Gorton World War 2 Army 2/6 AGH view
Pte May Holmes World War 2 Army AWAS view
LAC E Ikin World War 2 RAAF 12 ARD view
Address
Cnr Price and Grey Streets
Clarence Town NSW 2321
Local Government Area
  • Dungog Shire
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Garden/park
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy, Cr. Glenn Wall & Mr. Christopher Wall
Established date
1953
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
10/03/1953
Dedication date
03 October 1953
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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