Raymond Terrace War Memorial

Description

The memorial is a cylindrical column topped with a globe. It stands on a stepped, square, polished stone pillar inscribed with dedications and names. The base is a three-stepped platform.

A series of pillars form a fence around the memorial, with a separate dedication plaque attached to one of the pillars. 

Inscription

North face - front

[Names]

*They gave their lives.

Erected in honor of, and to perpetuate the memory of the men of the Raymond Terrace District who served in the Great War. 1914-1919.

South face - rear

In honour of those who served in World War 1939-1945.

West face - right side

Boer War 1899-1902.

East face - left side

World War 1939-45, Korean War, Vietnam War.

Fence

This fence is erected by Mr & Mrs G H Pepper in memory of their grandsons who fell in the Great War.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
G Alexander South African Campaign view
D Allen World War 2 view
E Allen World War 1 view
W Apps South African Campaign view
W Apps South African Campaign view
E E Apps World War 1 view
W G Atkins World War 1 view
R Atkinson World War 2 view
F Avard South African Campaign KIA view
J Avis World War 2 view
Address
Cnr Port Stephens Street and Jacaranda Avenue,
Anzac Park,
Raymond Terrace NSW 2324
Local Government Area
  • Port Stephens Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Mr Robert McLardy
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
11/14/1925
Dedication date
14 November 1925
Conflict/s
  • South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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