Campbelltown Light Horse Memorial Wall

Description

Brick wall with multiple plaques attached, located outside Dredges Cottage. The plaques include those that have been relocated to the wall from elsewhere and new plaques. A flagpole is located in front of the wall and a 'Gallipoli Pine' tree is growing in the vacinity. 

Inscription

Wall - top

Light Horse Memorial Wall
1914-1918

Dedication plaque

This Memorial Wall to the fallen of the
Campbelltown District
in World War 1 and World War 2
was unveiled on the
50th Anniversary of the victory in Europe
on the 8th May 1995
by the Federal Member for Werriwa
Mark Latham M.H.R.

Designed and constructed by 
Campbelltown City Council

Plaque

In memory of
the Australian Light Horsemen
who were stationed at Menangle Park
prior to overseas service
1914 - 1918 War
Lest we forget

Unveiled 25.2.1988 by F. J. Eves
Born 25.2.1898
Served 12th Lighthorse Fld. Ambulance
12th Brigade

Plaque

'Gallipoli Pine'

This pine was propogated at Mt Annan Botanic Gardens from seeds donated by Mr Victor Forbes (MM) 2/4 Infantry Battalion A.I.F. and the Veterans Recreation Centre, Campbelltown.

May it live to remind future generations of the sacrifices of our Australian service men and women in all conflicts and to honour the unknown soldier who forever remains on foreign soil

Lest We Forget

Tablet

At the going down
of the sun and in
the morning we will
remember them
Lest We Forget

Plaque

This plaque was unveiled to
commemorate the completion of
this War Memorial Music Shell
by
Major General I.N. Dougherty
C.B.E., D.S.O., E.D..22nd February, 1964

Davey, Brindley & Vickery
Honorary Architects

Honour roll 1

Soldier Settlers
Deceased
[Names]

Honour roll 2

Killed in action
1914-1918
[Names]

Honour rolls 3 and 4

Died in World War 2
1939-45
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
T S Dwyer view
W Egelton World War 1 KIA view
H Etchells World War 1 KIA view
H Fowler World War 1 KIA view
E B Green World War 2 KIA view
Miss Guthrie World War 2 KIA view
W J Hagan World War 1 KIA view
P O Halloran view
J C Hepher view
A Hill World War 1 KIA view
Address
Dredges Cottage
303 Queen Street
Campbelltown NSW 2560
Local Government Area
  • Campbelltown, City of
Setting
  • Building – outside
Location status
Unknown
Memorial type
  • Wall
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1995
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
05/08/1995
Dedication date
08 May 1995
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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