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
Dvr S J Coles World War One 394 3 ARTY BTY view
Gnr H Cooke World War 2 NX87209 114 LAA REGT RAA view
Pte FJ Crowe World War 2 N244532 2 BASE ORD DEPOT view
Pte MA Crowe World War 2 N377112 14 BN VDC view
Lt R Davis World War 2 N377119 13 BN VDC view
Lt C E Donnelly World War One 714 5 PNR BN view
Ltcol J F Donnelly DSO World War One 204/64 2 PNR BN view
Sgt P J Donnelly MM World War One WIA 55 2 PNR BN view
Ssgt KR Dowling World War 2 NX83897 16 ADV ORD DEPOT view
Lt AS Dyce World War 2 N377118 14 BN VDC 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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