Paddington War Memorial

Description

A single granite monolith set on three granite steps. The base of the monument has been squared with the names engraved and gilded on three of the four polished granite sides.

Note: AWM records show that AA Fitzhenry returned to Australia in February 1919 and was discharged medically unfit in April 1919. AWM records show only V Hayden as returning to Australia in January 1920AWM records have no J R Leneham as being killed

The memorial is located outside the Victoria Barracks on oxford street.

Inscription

For King and Country

In honor of the Paddington men who fought and in loving memory of those who fell during the Great War 1914-1918.

Erected by the citizens of Paddington.

Their duty done

[above names on the plaques for those who served]

Greater love hath no man

[above the names on the plaque for those who died]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
W B Graham World War 1 view
R Gullofsen World War 1 view
W E Guthrie World War 1 view
L R Harper World War 1 KIA view
J Hart World War 1 KIA view
V Hayden World War 1 KIA view
A F Hayward World War 1 view
J Helms World War 1 KIA view
H M Herrod World War 1 view
M J Hickey World War 1 view
Address
Oxford Street
Victoria Barracks
Paddington NSW 2021
Recorded by
David Roden. Updated photographs by Peter Levarre-Waters
Dedication date
Opened by the Governor of NSW Sir Walter Davidson 21 NOV 1922
Conflict/s
World War 1

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