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
Pte J L Butts World War One Militia view
Leut M Carew Timor 113631 RAN HMAS SUCCESS view
Pte J W Cheeseman World War One 6070 3 FD ARTY BDE view
Pte J W Cheeseman World War Two N387022 Militia/Home Forces 7 Garrison BN POW view
Dvr H H Clemenger World War One 11930 3 AUST HOSP view
Pte J Clemenger World War One Militia view
Lt C Clemenger World War 2 N393245 DFO 2 MD view
Pte EJ Coleman World War 2 N104488 7 MD PRO VOST COY view
Pte E R Coles World War One 4265 32 INF BN view
Wo2 E R Coles World War Two N378174 Militia/Home Forces 9 FARM COY AASC 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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