Lambton Park Memorial Gates

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Description

Stone ceremonial gates on the western side of Lambton Park. The memorial is also located opposite Peason Street.

"Kangaroos take pride of place at Great War gates

Two bronze kangaroos, each weighing 60 kilograms, have been restored to their former glory atop the Lambton Park war memorial gates ...

A special dedication ceremony for the new kangaroos was held during the service held at the memorial gates by the Lambton–New Lambton RSL Sub Branch on ANZAC Day."

Lambton New Lambton Local, Issue 37, Lambton, NSW, May 2017. 

 

Inscription

Erected by the Citizens of Lambton to perpetuate the memory of the men of the district who fought in the World's Greatest War 1914 - 1918 Eric G Yeomans Esq., Hon Architect Edward Charlton J.P., Mayor 1916-18 Inaugurator of the movement to erect these gates. Thomas Croudace, Mayor 1884-5 Founder of this park. This foundation stone was laid by the Hon. J. Estell M.P. on the 19th October 1918 C.E. Hardy Esq J.P., Mayor

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
D Adamson World War 1 KIA view
W Allinson World War 1 KIA view
V J Allsop World War 1 KIA view
E J Amour World War 1 view
J V Amour World War 1 view
P G Atkinson World War 1 view
A G Atkinson World War 1 view
B Avery World War 1 view
J B Baird World War 1 view
G H Banfield World War 1 KIA view
Address
Lambton Park,Morehead Street
Lambton NSW 2299
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy
Established date
1918
Dedication date
1918-10-19 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1

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