Exeter War Memorial Gates


Two sandstone brick gate posts with white iron gates.

  • Brick

Left post:

To Those Who Served
1914-1918. 1939-1945


Right post:

Exeter War Memorial


Plaque on rock, next to gate:

The Exeter War Memorial Gates
were officially opened by
General Sir John Northcott,
Governor of NSW


12 February 1950

After sustaining damage, the gates were removed and for some years remained in storage. In 1999 a restoration project was undertaken and on

12 February 2000,

the gates were officially reopened by

The Honourable Gordon Samuel AC,
Governor of NSW

and dedicated by

The Right Reverend Reginald J. Piper
Bishop Of Wollongong

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte Dennis Claude Flemming World War 2 KIA AIF 2/17 Bn view
Pte Laurie Joseph D'arcy Fowler World War 1 KIA AIF 13th Bn view
Pte William Martin Moore World War 1 KIA AIF 55th Bn view
Sgt Arthur Richard Pavey World War 1 KIA AIF 53rd Bn view
Pte Walter John Thomas Rowe World War 1 KIA AIF 52nd view
Pte Frank Gerald Sarginson World War 2 KIA AIF 2/30 Bn view
L Cpl David Wilson World War 1 KIA AIF 55th Bn view
Exeter Playing Fields,
Highland Way
Exeter NSW 2579
Memorial type
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
Ms Jane Williamson and David Roden
Established date
Established Date format: 
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'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
Dedication date
01 January 1970
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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