Corowa First and Second World Wars Memorial Clock

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Description

A stone clock tower, located in the Corowa town centre. The memorial features plaques and honour rolls for the those who served in the First and Second World Wars. 

Materials
  • Sandstone
Inscription

Stone plaque

The residents of Corowa and District have erected this memorial in memory of the men of this District who fought and died in the cause of libery in the Great War 1914 - 1918.

Brass plate 1

This memorial was unveiled by Maj,-Gen Sir Charles Rosenthal KCB CMG DSO  MLA for Bathurst 10th September 1922

Brass plate 2

This stone was laid by the Hon R T Ball MLA, Minister for Works Railways and State Enterprise on 26th June 1922

Brass plate 3 

This Monument was rededicated after being restored by the Cowra RSL sub-Branch and the DVAs "Our Heritage - Their Service" program.  Anzac Day 25th April 2001. Ronald L Tidd SBStJ., JP President;  Albert E Webber ED Secretary

Brass plate 4

1939 - World War II - 1945
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
J Bott World War 2 view
J F Breen view
J H Brindley view
H M Brindley view
J F E Brown view
F Byrnes view
A Caldwell view
A M Cameron view
R J Cato view
M Cavanagh view
Address
Honour Avenue and Sanger Street
Corowa NSW 2646
Local Government Area
  • Federation Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Clock/clock tower/sundial
Recorded by
Martin Butterfield. Images also Peter Levarre-Waters.
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
09/10/1922
Dedication date
10 September 1922
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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