Light Horse Memorial Wall 1914 - 1918

Description

This is located as part of Dredges Cottage and is made up of relocated Plaques and new Plaques set into two brick walls with a flag pole in the foreground and an actual 'Gallipoli Pine' in the background.

Inscription

In memory of the Australian Light Horsemen who were stationed at Menangle Park prior to overseas service1914 - 1918 WarLest we forget

Unveiled 25.2.1988 by F. J. EvesBorn 25.2.1898Served 12th Lighthorse Fld. Ambulance12th Brigade

'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 soilLest We Forget

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

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 be Campbelltown City Council

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, 1964Davey, Brindley & Vickery Honorary Architects

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
W J Hagan World War 1 KIA view
Miss Guthrie World War 2 KIA view
E B Green World War 2 KIA view
H Fowler World War 1 KIA view
H Etchells World War 1 KIA view
W Egelton World War 1 KIA view
T S Dwyer view
J M Donnelly view
H V Denham view
E Deane World War 2 KIA view
Address
Dredges Cottage,303 Queen Street
Campbelltown NSW 2560
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1995
Dedication date
1988-02-25 00:00:00.0

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