Lambton Park Memorial Gates

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

 

Dedication date: 

1918-10-19 00:00:00.0
 

War: 

World War 1
 
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Recorded by: 

Mr Robert McLardy
 

Established date: 

1918
 

Location/surrounding area: 

Memorial Location
 

Address Data: 

Lambton Park,Morehead Street
Lambton NSW 2299
 
 

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Veterans Listed

FirstName LastNamesort descending Conflict Status 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

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