Pambula District Soldiers Memorial

Description

Five upright stone pillars mounted on a two-tier stone base, complete with name and dedication plaques. The memorial was originally established in honour of those who served in the First World War. Additional names and plaques to commemorate subsequent conflicts have been added at later dates. The memorial is located near the Pambula Art Gallery.

Note on veteran's name: S Banks-Smith is given on the memorial as S Bank-Smith. The Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour states Sydney Harold Banks-Smith died as a result of an aeroplane accident.

Inscription

Centre pillar

PAMBULA
DISTRICT
SOLDIERS
MEMORIAL
1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

Roll

1939-45
[Names]

Plaque

Vietnam War
[Names]

Plaque

In memory of the sacrifice made
by 56 of our comrades Killed
in Action in the 1948 - 1960
Malayan War
Lest We Forget

Plaque

In memory of the sacrifice made
by 250 of our comrades Killed
in Action in the 1950 - 1953
Korean War
Lest We Forget

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Read more
T J Abraham World War 2 view
J Armstrong World War 1 view
J Ashcroft Vietnam War view
A Ashworth World War 1 view
L Ashworth World War 1 view
V Ashworth World War 1 KIA view
C R Austen World War 2 view
P Baker World War 1 view
H J Ballantyne World War 2 view
H W Ballantyne World War 2 view

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Address
22 Quandola Street
Pambula NSW 2549
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Bega Valley Shire
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Monument
Recorded by
Merimbula Public School and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date
09 February 1936
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75