Paterson Great War Memorial

Description

A stepped stone pillar with some parts highly polished. An honor roll of names is inscribed on the sides of the pillar. Inset on the lower section of the front face is a marble tablet with a relief of a wreath and two crossed rifles. The pillar sits on a raised platform of three steps. 

Inscription

Front - south east face - top:

For God, King, and Empire 1914 - 1918
[Names]

Front - south east face - bottom:

Erected in honor of those from this district who served in the Great War 1914-1918

Side - north east face:

Honor Roll
[Names]

Side - south west face:

Honor Roll
[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
J A'Hearn World War 1 view
Pte H E Auckett World War 1 KIA Polygon Wood view
A Bacon World War 1 view
Pte C W Brooker World War 1 KIA Zonnebeke view
S V Brown World War 1 view
B B Butler World War 1 view
Sister Amy Cann World War 1 view
F Danks World War 1 view
Cpl B Doyle World War 1 KIA Pozieres view
R Doyle World War 1 view
Address
Cnr Victoria and Main Streets
Paterson NSW 2421
Local Government Area
  • Dungog Shire
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
08/13/1922
Dedication date
13 August 1922
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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