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 LV Keir World War 2 NX150977 55&53 INF BN view
Pte EE Kershaw World War 2 N449437 21 BN VDC view
Lsgt RE Kershaw World War 2 NX101447 5 ARMD REGT view
Lcpl KR Kershaw World War 2 N243511 4 BN VDC view
Pte W J Kersley World War One 2917 60 INF BN view
Acw NEE Larkin World War 2 108312 1 RADIO MAINT RAAF view
Sgt L Lees World War 2 N377146 14 BN VDC view
Pte VC Lees World War 2 N472634 14 BN VDC view
Spr CG Lees World War 2 N394643 11 FD COY view
Lcpl C Lees World War 2 N377144 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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