Gosford Cenotaph

Depicting WWII 25 pounder cannon to South of the Cenotaph - Image provided by Kay Williams

Sandstone cenotaph with inscription and name plates. Various Australian Military Forces badges are also attached to the faces.



Their name liveth for evermore.


Our glorious dead

Boer War 1899-1902, World War I 1914-1918, World War II 1939-1945, Korea 1950-1953, Malaya 1948-1960, Borneo 1962-1966, Vietnam 1962-1972, Iraq, East Timor, Afghanistan.

Honour Roll:

1914 - 1919

Our glorious dead


Honour Roll:

1939 - 1945

Our glorious dead



This cenotaph was restored upgraded and dedicated as a tribute to all veterans by Gosford RSL Sub Branch April 1988 Hon. Sec. R. C. Sturgeon Pres.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
T Ware World War 2 KIA view
D E Veness World War 2 KIA view
P Solling World War 2 KIA view
N H Sohier World War 1 KIA view
W V Shorrock World War 2 KIA view
V Schmierer World War 2 KIA view
M Scaysbrook World War 1 KIA view
J Russell World War 2 KIA view
A C Robinson World War 2 KIA view
A W Robinson World War 2 KIA view
Cnr Mann Street and Vaughan Avenue,
Gosford Memorial Park,
Gosford NSW 2250
Local Government Area
  • Central Coast Council
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Cenotaph
Recorded by
Mr Rusty Priest AM, former RSL State President (NSW Branch) and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
25 April 1924
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • Iraq: the First Gulf War, 1990–91
  • Afghanistan, 2001–present
  • Iraq: the Second Gulf War, 2003–09

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