Meadowbank First World War Memorial

Description

This memorial is one of three within Meadownbank's Memorial Park. It is a stone obelisk engraved with the names of First World War veterans from the Meadowbank and West Ryde areas. It is set on three stone steps and enclosed by a small sandstone wall with rosemary and privet plants.

The park is adjacent to the Parramatta River near the Meadowbank ferry wharf.

Inscription

Side:

For King and Country.

Erected by the residents of Meadowbank and West Ryde in honour of those who fell and fought in the Great War 1914 – 1919

Side:

Gallipoli

Roll of Honour

[Names]

Side:

France

Roll of Honour

[Names]

Base:

MCMXXI

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Nurse - Hall World War 1 view
A Lee World War 1 view
A Clarke World War 1 view
A A Allen World War 1 view
A C Goodwin World War 1 Killed view
A W M Shoebridge World War 1 Killed view
B Bradford World War 1 view
C Laffin World War 1 view
C Burrows World War 1 view
C Roberts World War 1 view
Address
Meadow Crescent,
Memorial Park,
Meadowbank NSW 2114
Local Government Area
  • Ryde, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
1921
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
03/05/1921
Dedication date
05 March 1921
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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