Murrumbateman War Memorial

Description

This memorial has two main elements both set within a gravelled area in the grassed entrance corner of the Recreation Ground. The first is a rough-hewn piece of local stone with associated bronze plaque and an adjacent flagpole. The second is a series of four sawn sandstone pieces - bronze name plaques are attached to three of the four stones.

Inscription

[1] This memorial was dedicated on the 25th April 1998 in memory of all who served from the Murrumbateman District. Lest We Forget. [2] This flagpole was erected to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the formation of the Murrumbateman Lions Club 23.9.1988. [3] Memorial displays the names of those who were either born or enlisted locally. Remembrance Monuments and all associated works completed by the members of the Murrumbatemen Lions Club 15.2.2008. Special Thanks to Lord Tom and Lady Lorraine Bevan for donating the Sandstone. [4] Remembrance monuments officially opened by Katrina Hodgkinson MP State Member for Burrinjuck on 30th March 2008.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Pr Arthur Montague Alchin World War 1 2027 view
Pr Hugh Beale World War 2 NX60556 view
Pr Frank Henry Borman World War 1 2615 view
Pr Frank Neville Boutcher World War 2 N244521 view
Pr Allan Lester Buckmaster World War 1 688 view
Craftsman Keith Bush World War 2 NX91301 view
Pr Stanley Bush World War 2 NX92945 view
Gnr Mervyn Lindsay Butt World War 2 NX194742 view
Gnr Francis Keith Butt World War 2 NX91671 view
Cpl Gordon Francis Leary Butt World War 2 NX155340 view
Address
Murrumbateman Recreation Ground, Barton Highway
Murrumbateman NSW 2582
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
1998
Dedication date
1998-04-25 00:00:00.0

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