Grahamstown and Shepardstown War Memorial

Description

White marble statue of an Australian soldier, standing on a granite pedestal with 4 white marble columns. Soldiers names are engraved into dark grey granite and highlighted in black.Next to Adelong Services & Citizens Club building

Inscription

Old scholars and others from this district who went to the war

1914 [Australian military forces logo] 1919

Original Memorial unveiled by W.D.P. O'Brien Esq. 27.8.1921
Restoration Unveiled ANZAC Day 25.4.2008

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
J Fuller World War 1 view
Lance Cprl J (Sidney John) Treweek World War 1 DOW 11.04.1918 2040 18th Btn, 3rd Reinforcement Villers-Bretonneux, France view
Pte A Ogilvie World War 1 DOW 03.08.1916 4460 1st Btn Boisguillaume, France view
Pte E (Cecil) Melrose World War 1 3849 2nd Btn, 15th Reinforcement Western Front, France view
Lance Cprl W (William James) Lesueur (Le Sueur) World War 1 KIA 24.07.1916 2345 2nd Btn, 7th Reinforcement Villers-Bretonneux, France view
Pte O (Orlando Thomas Lockeyer) O'Brien World War 1 KIA 08.06.1917 2368 35th Btn Messines, Belgium view
Pte W (Walter Roy) Rutherford World War 1 KIA 02.09.1918 4877 3rd Btn Western Front, France view
Cprl J Melrose World War 1 DOW 24.04.1918 2460 54th Btn, 5th Reinforcement Rouen, France view
Pte D (Douglas) Curran World War 1 DOW 20.04.1918 2809 6th Light Horse Palestine view
Pte A (Assal John) O'Brien World War 1 DOW 29.03.1918 1245 6th Light Horse Amman, Palestine view
Address
Crn Snowy Mountains Highway (Camp Street) & Tumut Street
Adelong NSW 2729
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1921
Dedication date
1921-08-27 00:00:00.0

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