M.T. Morschel and Pte. J. Warby Memorial Gates

Description

Memorial gates consisting of brick pillars with wrought iron gates. A brass plaque is attached to the right side pillar, bearing the inscription. The memorial was dedicated in June 1954.

Inscription

THIS FENCE WAS ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS OF
MEROO MEADOW
TO THE MEMORY OF
PTE. M.T. MORSCHEL
AND
PTE. J. WARBY
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING
2ND WORLD WAR 1939 ~ 1945
LEST - WE - FORGET
JUNE 1954

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Private M T MORSCHEL World War 2 KIA 24.10.1942 NX18047 AIF 2/1 Btn view
Private J (J H ) WARBY World War 2 KIA 7.2.1942 NX54839 AIF 2/1 Pioneer Btn view
Address
Meroo Union Church
8 Boxells Road
Meroo Meadow NSW 2540
Local Government Area
  • Shoalhaven, City of
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
June 1954
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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