North Sydney War Memorial Trees

Description

Two trees are planted on the northern side of the North Sydney War Memorial. Each has a small stone at its base with an embossed brass plaque. They commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War and "the sacrifice of our veterans".

Inscription

Plaque 1:

This tree was planted to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and the sacrifice of our veterans. Councillor Gena McCaffery, Mayor of North Sydney, Hon Joe Hockey MP, Member for North Sydney. 12 August 2005. Lest We Forget.

Plaque 2:

This tree was planted by Councillor Ian Longbottom, Mayor of Lane Cove and the Hon Joe Hockey MP, Member for North Sydney, to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and the sacrifice of our veterans.12 August 2005. Lest We Forget.

Address
Miller Street,
St Leonards Park,
North Sydney NSW 2060
Local Government Area
  • North Sydney Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Garden or park
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
2005
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 ''; }
Dedication date: 
2005-08-12
Dedication date
12 August 2005
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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