Grand United Order of Oddfellows Memorial

Description

 

Square structure with four columns, mounted on steps, complete with four main plaques.

The main stone work is of Bowral trachyte, and the architects were Messrs. Morrow and De Putron of Sydney.

The contractors were Messrs. E. L. Kingsley and Son, Lidcombe.

Inscription

 

Plaque facing NE:

Presented to the City of Sydney by the Grand United Order of Oddfellows in honour and appreciation of the members who enlisted for active service in the Great War 1914 - 1919 and other conflicts.

 

Plaque facing NW:

In memory of 501 members of the Grand United Order of Oddfellows who made the supreme sacrifice 1914 - 1919 'Their Name Liveth For Evermore' and the members who made the supreme sacrifice 1939 - 1945 and other conflicts

 

Plaque facing SE:

In appreciation of the services rendered to God King and Country by the 3010 members of the Grand united Order of Oddfellows who served in the Great War 1914 - 1919. And the members who served in the Second World War 1939 - 1945, and other conflicts.

Address
100 Elizabeth Street
Within Hyde Park, Near to the corner of Park and Elizabeth Streets
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr John K. Wright, State Library of New South Wales
Established date
1921
Dedication date
1921-05-11 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1
World War 2
Other conflicts

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