2020 marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War. To commemorate this important year, the NSW Government interviewed WWII veterans about their experiences. Read our 75th Anniversary Stories.
First World War column made of local sandstone surmounted by a sandstone canon. There are marble plaques on four sides of the column. Surrounding the memorial are multiple plaques for later conflicts. There is also a large stone with a Second World War commemorative plaque in proximity.
Additional information: Visit Hornsby Shire Council's website.
Galston Honor Roll
Malayan Emergency 1950- 960 – Borneo Confrontation 1963-1966
All Women involved in Wars
Gulf War – Peacekeepers
Australia Remembers 1945-1995
The 50th Anniversary of the end of World War II (1939-1945) ... Lest we forget.
Australia's Contribution and Cost
Our then population 6,970,00; Enlistment: All Services 993,000; Male component 926,900; Female component 66,100; Served overseas 575,799; Killed, Died: All causes 39,366; Taken as prisoner of war 30,435; Prisoner of war deaths 8,296; Wounded in Action, Etc. 66,553; The Horrific Cost to Mankind ...
Unveiled by Federal Member for Berowra Mr. Philip Ruddock MP Dedicated by Major Stan Morton JP Salvation ARMY Chaplain. Australia Remembers 1945 - 1995 Committee. John R. Blackshaw JP: Chairman and President
Lest we forget 1995
[Emblem] Australia Remembers 1945-1995
In honour of the men and omen who served Australia in time of conflict during World War II. Lest we forget. This memorial is a joint venture between the Hornsby Shire Council and the Australia Remembers Committee for the Electorate of Berowra. Lt. CMDR Mick Gallagher, Mayor.
|Rank||Given Name||Family Name||Conflict/s||Fate||Service No.||Service||Unit||Campaign||Link|
|Pte||F||Aller||World War 1||66090||AIF||AASC||view|
|Pte||E H||Barker||World War 1||KIA||5044||AIF||45th Btn||view|
|Pte||H B||Bayliss||World War 1||3017||AIF||45th Btn||view|
|Pte||P C||Best||World War 1||2447||AIF||I Camel C||view|
|Pte||E D||Best||World War 1||9377||AIF||1st LH fld||view|
|Pte||L W||Best||World War 1||19494||AIF||C Transp||view|
|Capt||J S||Calderwood||World War 1||AIF||20th Btn||view|
|Pte||H A||Campbell||World War 1||KIA||2082||AIF||1st Pion B||view|
|H S||Campbell||World War 1||551||AIF||view|
|Capt||I F||Campbell||World War 1||KIA||AIF||2nd Btn||view|
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