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 Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Chas Perkins 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
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
1921-08-27 00:00:00.0
Dedication date
27 August 1921

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