Copmanhurst and Upper Clarence War Memorial

Description

The memorial consists of a concrete obelisk to which four marble tablets are attached. The inscription and the names of the fallen from the First World War are in black lettering. It is surrounded by a cement post and rail fence. The memorial is adjacent to the Copmanhurst and District War Memorial Hall and there is also a flagpole at the site.

Inscription

Copmanhurst and Upper Clarence War Memorial.
To those who fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte Gordon L Allen World War 1 KIA AIF 4th Btn Gerbedoen Farm view
Pte Julius C Calman World War 1 KIA AIF 45th Btn Passchendaele view
Pte Frederick G Chadwick World War 1 KIA AIF 42nd Btn Messines view
Pte Thomas G R Champion World War 1 KIA AIF 9th Btn Gallipoli view
Pte John W Collins World War 1 DOW AIF 3rd Btn Froissy view
L/Cpl Leslie A Dight World War 1 KIA AIF 2nd Btn Vimy Ridge view
Pte William T Frame World War 1 KIA AIF 9th Btn Meteren view
Pte Frederick J Glide World War 1 KIA AIF 49th Btn France view
Pte William Gribble World War 1 KIA AIF 9th Btn Le Barque view
Pte William C Hazzard World War 1 DOW AIF 41st Btn France view
Address
Grafton Street
Copmanhurst NSW 2460
Local Government Area
  • Clarence Valley Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Peter Hay, Clarence Valley Council
Established date
1925
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1926-09-12
Dedication date
12 September 1926
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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