Cudgen and District War Memorial

Description

Three brick columns with a triangular pyramid make up the centre of the memorial. Two walls with plaques of inscriptions of the men from Cudgen who enlisted in the Great War are behind (those who lost their lives have a cross to the left of their name). The street leading to the memorial is lined by Norfolk Island Pines, each dedicated to a life lost in the Great War.

The cenotaph was built in 1990, the bricks used on it and the walls holding the marble plaques came from the first Cudgen School building on the site (built in 1890), which had been demolished in 1982.The bricks were specifically held for the cenotaph and it was built entirely by volunteers.

Inscription

Dedicated to the Fallen
'We Will Remember Them'

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
R S Baker World War 1 view
C Baker World War 1 view
F Barnett World War 1 view
R Baxendell World War 1 view
C Bird World War 1 view
R Bonning World War 1 view
L Cess World War 1 view
A Clarke World War 1 view
R Clarke World War 1 KIA view
Pte H Clarke World War 1 KIA AIF 9th Battalion Ypres view
Address
Cudgen Primary School, Collier Street
Cudgen NSW 2487
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Cudgen Primary School
Established date
Early 1990's
Dedication date

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