Narrabeen Cenotaph

Description

The cenotaph has three steps leading to a flat granite wall. On the front of the cenotaph in the centre is a wreath in relief, and stencilled on to both the front and the back are the emblems for the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Imperial Force and the Royal Australian Air Force. Behind the monument is a flag pole in the form of a ships' mast.

Inscription

On the cenotaph:

In honoured memory of those who died and appreciation of all who served 1914 – 1918, 1939 – 1945, Korea, Malaya, Vietnam. 

LEST WE FORGET

Plaque at base:

Narrabeen Cenotaph

Restored by Mackellar electorate 'Australian Remembers; 1945/1995' committee and members of the Narrabeen R.S.L. sub branch. Re-dedicated 11.11.1995. Bronwyn Bishop MP. Member for Mackellar Chair-Aust Remembers cmtee J.P. Ware (Life Member) president Narrabeen RSL Sub Branch.

Address
2 Devitt Street
Narrabeen NSW 2101
Local Government Area
  • Northern Beaches Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Cenotaph
Recorded by
Ms Jane Williamson and Mrs Janice Williams. Updated photographs by Peter Levarre- Waters.
Established date
1995
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1995-11-11
Dedication date
11 November 1995
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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