Dorrigo Monument

Description: 

Dorrigo War Memorial is a stone column which forms a roundabout in the centre of the Waterfall Way / Hickory Street intersection. It is a brown stone obelisk with the names of World War 1 servicemen and women carved into the stone in gold letters. Servicemen and women and dedications from the Second World War are carved in plaques attached to the original stonework.
 
A white stone statue of a soldier stands atop the memorial facing east
 
The monument is surrounded by a small garden with ground lighting to illuminate the memorial at night.

 

Inscription: 

Eastern Face:
 
In honour and grateful memory of the men who in the Great War 1914-1919 gave their lives that we might live "Lest we forget"
Re dedicated by the Dorrigo community 25 April 1998
Erected by the residents of Dorrigo
 
Western Face:
 
For King and Empire 1914 - 1919. Dorrigo's contribution to the Great War. 460 men, 1 nurse.
Heroes of 1939-1945 war who paid the supreme sacrifice.
 

 

Dedication date: 

1921. Erected by the residents of Dorrigo. Re dedicated by the Dorrigo community 25 April 1998
 

War: 

World War 1
World War 2
 
Dorrigo RSL Sub BranchCol DixonCol Dixon
 

Recorded by: 

Dorrigo RSL Sub Branch and Col Dixon
 

Established date: 

1921
 

Address Data: 

Waterfall Way & Hickory St
Town central road intersection
Dorrigo NSW 2453
 
 

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Veterans Listed

FirstName LastNamesort descending Conflict Link
E A Adams World War 2 view
H Bowen World War 1 view
D A Bowern World War 2 view
C Breakwell World War 1 view
J A Buckman World War 1 view
A Caisley World War 2 view
H Carr-Boyd World War 1 view
C Charters World War 1 view
L C Chick World War 2 view
A Corpse World War 1 view

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