Gundaroo War Memorial

Description

Concrete and marble obelisk bearing dedications and honour rolls, surrounded by cast iron fence. This memorial was fully restored by the people of Gundaroo, in time for Anzac Day 1980.

Inscription

For God, King and Country 1914 - 1919

For Honour and
Freedom

This monument was
erected by public
subscription to
commemorate the
action of the Gundaroo boys who
volunteered to save
humanity in the
Great World War
1914 - 1919

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Cpl GB Thompson World War 2 NX60351 BULK ISSUE PO DEPOT view
Pte HK Thomas World War 2 NF462503 AWAS view
Pte A Tattersall World War 2 N104425 11 GARRISON BN view
Cpl HA Sibley World War 2 N377176 1 BN VDC view
Pte JE Sibley World War 2 N37556 12 SPEC HOSP view
Pte R Schofield Vietnam 215469 5BN RAR view
Pte G W Reid World War One 2192 18 INF BN view
Pte J A Reid World War One 66517 2 INF BN view
Pte J J Reid World War One DOW 3591 18 INF BN view
Capt J J Reid World War One WIA 3522 2 FD ARTY view
Address
Cnr Cork and Harp Streets
Gundaroo NSW 2620
Local Government Area
  • Yass Valley Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Gundaroo Public School. Main image by Mr. Peter Levarre-Waters.
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
11/05/1920
Dedication date
05 November 1920
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • Afghanistan, 2001–present
  • Iraq: the Second Gulf War, 2003–09
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present

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