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 Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Tpr J Bradney Boer War 157 3 NSW IMP Bushmen view
Pte J Bradney World War One KIA 2376 56 INF BN view
Pte VK Brown World War 2 NX88865 5 AUST GEN HOSP view
Pte ED Browne World War 2 Q220021 17 BN VDC view
Sgt WS Browne World War 2 N75246 9 LOC PRO VOST COY view
Spr JK Burgess World War 2 NX123127 58 FD PK COY view
Pte M R Bush World War One WIA 3113 55 INF BN view
Pte J Bush World War One Militia view
Gnr MJ Butt World War 2 NX194742 801 AA COAST ARTY view
Spr LJ Butt World War 2 NX193848 58 FD PK COY 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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