Howlong War Memorial

Description

A pillar with inscriptions and plaques, surrounded by fencing on three sides. The memorial was first dedicated on 25 April 1922 and rededicated on 21 October 2007. 

Inscription

Front

Lest We Forget

Erected by
the residents of
Howlong
and district
in honour of those
who served and
in loving memory
of those who fell
in the
Great War
1914-1918.

Side - plaque 1

Dedicated to those who served
and those who died in the
following conflicts:

New Zealand - Maori Wars 1860 - 1863
Sudan 1885 Boer War 1899 - 1902
China-Boxer Rebellion 1900 - 1901
First World War 1914 - 1918
Second World War 1939 - 1945

Side - plaque 2

Dedicated to those who served
and those who died in the
following conflicts:

Korean War 1950 - 1953
Malaya 1948 - 1960
Sabah/Sarawak 1962 - 1966
Malayan Peninsula 1964 - 1965
Vietnam 1962 - 1973

Side - plaque 3

Also in honour
and loving memory
of those who fell
in 2nd World War
1939-1945
[Names]

Rededication plaque

The Howlong Community Commemorates

The re-dedication of the Memorial to all Personnel
who serve and have served in the Armed Forces of Australia

Lest We Forget
Unveiled by the Hon. Sussan Ley MP
Member for Farrer
on 21st October 2007
Proudly provided by Howlong Country Golf Club 

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
W H Bromfield World War 1 view
J L Doughton World War 1 view
D Hartley World War 1 view
G I Hughes World War 1 view
W D Keeble World War 1 view
F W Koehn World War 1 view
W Kruse World War 1 view
J A Leseberg World War 1 view
W J Maxwell World War 1 view
W R Murdoch World War 1 view
Address
Lowe Reserve
Cnr Larmer and Hawkins Streets
Howlong NSW 2643
Local Government Area
  • Federation Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Ms. Tracey Southam, Howlong Public School and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1922
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
10/21/2007
Dedication date
21 October 2007
Conflict/s
  • Sudan, March–June 1885
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • China (Boxer Rebellion), 1900–01
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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