Emu Plains Great War Memorial

Description

Large granite obelisk on concrete pedestal. The names and inscriptions are engraved on the attached polished granite plaques and highlighted in gold. The monument is surrounded by a garden and fence, set within parkland.

Inscription

Side 1

Erected
by the residents of
Emu Plains
in Honor of the men
who gave their services
during the Great War
1914 – 1919.

Sides 2-3

[Names]

Side 4

[Names]
"Died for God,
King and Country"

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
G A Black World War 1 view
R S Brandsdon World War 1 view
B J Bruton World War 1 KIA view
I Bunyan World War 1 KIA view
E Bunyan World War 1 KIA view
J C Bunyan World War 1 view
R L Burton World War 1 view
W E Cattell World War 1 view
R Cattell World War 1 view
G A Clissold World War 1 KIA view
Address
Dukes Oval
Great Western Highway
Emu Plains NSW 2750
Local Government Area
  • Penrith, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
07/07/1923
Dedication date
07 July 1923
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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