Marulan and District War Memorial

Description

A grey granite obelisk surrounded by a low cream-metal fence. An honour roll for the First World War is inscribed on the sides of the monument. Plaques bearing dedications and honour rolls for the Second World War and later conflicts have been added to the memorial over time. 

Inscription

Obelisk - front

MARULAN & DISTRICT
ROLL OF HONOUR
TO THE MEMORY
OF
THOSE WHO ANSWERED
DUTY'S CALL
GREAT EUROPEAN WAR
1914 - 1919

UNVEILED BY
HON. SIR G.W. FULLER K.C.M.G.
29th NOV 1919.

Obelisk - left and right sides

[First World War names]

Plaque

MARULAN & DISTRICT
ROLL OF HONOUR

TO THE MEN & WOMEN
OF THIS DISTRICT WHO SERVED THE EMPIRE
IN WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945

[Names]
*Killed in action

Plaque

VIETNAM
[Names]
KOREA
[Name]
TIMOR
[Name]
CAMBODIA
[Names]
AFGHANISTAN
[Names]

Small bronze plaque

IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN
AND THE
UNKNOWN AUSTRALIAN SOLIDER
75th ANNIVERSARY OF
REMEMBRANCE DAY
11.11.1993

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Sgt Mjr S Jeffrey World War 1 KIA view
Pvt A E Jennings World War 1 view
Pvt A F Jennings World War 1 KIA view
Pvt C W Jennings World War 1 view
David Kelly Vietnam view
V Kingston World War 2 view
Joe Kopec Vietnam view
Pvt A H Latham World War 1 view
Pvt A R Latham World War 1 view
B Latham World War 2 view
Address
Cnr George and Thoroughfare Streets
Marulan NSW 2579
Local Government Area
  • Goulburn Mulwaree Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Ms Jane Williamson (Photo by Tony Lockwood and John Hodson). Updates and additional images by David Roden.
Established date
1919
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1919-11-29
Dedication date
29 November 1919
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • Afghanistan, 2001–present
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present

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