Dorrigo Sacred Heart Memorial Catholic Church

Dorrigo Sacred Heart Memorial Catholic Church - frontDorrigo Sacred Heart Memorial Catholic Church - inscription 1Dorrigo Sacred Heart Memorial Catholic Church - plaque and inscription 2
Description

The Church of the Sacred Heart in Dorrigo was built in 1960 for the growth of the parish and as a memorial to those who served in World War One, World War 2 and the Korean War. In 1995 a plaque dedicated to the Victory in Europe, 8th May 1945 and Victory in the Pacific 15th August 1945 was placed on the front wall of the church.

Inscription

Front inscription 1:
A.M.D.G.
This church is dedicated to the sacred heart of Jesus
A memorial to the deceased of World Wars I and II and Korea. 
R.I.P.

Front inscription 2:
Sacred Heart Church, Dorrigo
The Most Rev. P. J. Farrelly, D.D.
Bishop of Lismore
Solemnly blessed and laid this foundation stone on 22nd May 1960'.

Plaque:
Australia Remembers 1945-1995
Victory in Europe 
8th May 1945
Victory in the Pacific
15th August 1945

Address
5 Karabin Street
Dorrigo NSW 2453
Location/surrounding area
Sacred Heart Catholic Church Dorrigo
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM
Established date
1960
Conflict/s
World War 1
World War 2
Korean Campaign

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