Harden-Murrumburrah First World War Memorial

Description

A First World War grey granite pillar with a statue of a soldier atop, facing west. The dedication and honour roll are inscribed on the sides of the monument. 

A memorial wall is located behind this memorial, with multiple plaques and dedications to veterans of the Second World War and later conflicts. 

Inscription

Pillar - front

Great War 1914 - 1919
In grateful remembrance.
Erected by the citizens of
the Murrumburrah Municipality
and Demondrille Shire
1922.

Stone 1

This Memorial Monument
was unveiled by Major General Sir Charles Rosenthal, K.C.B. 
C.M.G., D.S.O., M.L.A. on Aug. 2nd 1922.

Stone 2

This foundation stone was laid by
N Graham, Pres. Demondrille Shire
and RG Keily, Mayor
Murrumburrah Municipality

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
H J Abel World War 1 KIA or DOW view
B Acott World War 1 Enlistments view
J Agnew World War 1 Enlistments view
C Alchin World War 1 Enlistments view
P Alchin World War 1 Enlistments view
O Allsopp World War 1 Enlistments view
E Alright World War 1 Enlistments view
F Alston World War 1 Enlistments view
W Anderson World War 1 Enlistments view
E Andrews World War 1 Enlistments view

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Address
Newson Park
Cnr Albury and Station Streets
Harden NSW 2587
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Hilltops Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
David Roden
Year of construction
1922
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date
02 August 1922
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18