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 CH Wilson World War 2 N244534 16 GARRISON BN view
Pte W A Wilson World War One 5787 1 INF BN view
Cpl M G Will World War One 2706 7 FD COY ENGRS view
Pte CN Whittaker World War 2 NX203438 4 ARMY TPS COY RAE view
Pte H G White World War One 3394 PAY CORPS view
Lcpl L White World War 2 NX121642 18 FD AMB view
Pte A J Webster World War One 6649 2 PNR BN view
Pte EJ Walmsley World War 2 NX60374 17 INF BN view
Dvr JA Towse World War 2 NF482752 AWAS view
Ab WG Towse World War 2 S/6292 HMAS RUSHCUTTER 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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