Pockley Brothers War Memorial

Description

Engraved grey granite stone with a bowel recess for flowers on shelf either side of engraved names plaque. The memorial is off the road at the east end of the car parking area, surounded by mature trees and garden beds.

Inscription

In memory of Brian Colden Antill Pockley Capt A.A.M.C. Killed In Action near Beta Paka, German New Guinea. 11th Sept 1914 aged 23 years and John Graham Antill Pokley Lieut 33rd Batt. A.I.F. Killed In Action near Villers Bretonneux. France 30th March. 1915 aged 25 years. 

From failing hands to you we throw the torch be yours to hold it high.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Captain B C A Pockley World War 1 KIA German New Guinea view
Lieutent J G A Pockley World War 1 KIA AIF 33rd Btn France view
Address
Cnr Sailors Bay and Alpha Roads,
Sydney Church of England Grammar School War Memorial Playing Fields,
Northbridge NSW 2063
Local Government Area
  • North Sydney Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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