This memorial comprises a 25 Pounder Mark II Gun and a separate bronze plaque mounted on a concrete block.
This gun is dedicated to the citizens of Manly and District to commemorate those who served in the Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery and to recognise the close association between the Municipality of Manly and the School of Artillery. Unveiled by Alderman David A Hay MBE, Mayor of Manly, on 27 August 1983. Royal Australian Artillery Historical Society. Manly Municipal Council.