White Marble plaque commemorating Fred Avard and opposite this a wooden memorial plaque and two guns commemerating those who served.
NB. For access to the memorial contact city Council office next door.
Also see Maitland Boer War Memorial
White Marble Plaque:
In memory of trooper Fred Avard, who died 11th October 1900 at Carolina, Transvaal, South Africa. From the effects of wounds received in action. This tablet is erected by his comrades, “Members of the Maitland Lancers,” in recognition of his sterling and soldierly qualities.
Presented to the West Maitland Borough Council by The Imperial Government in commemoration of valuable service rendered in South Africa 1899 – 1901 by volunteers from West Maitland District.
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