Goulburn Soudan Campaign Commemorative Plaque

Description

The memorial is a single large concrete block, with a bronze plaque attached. The names of the servicemen from the Goulburn area who served in the Sudan Campaign of 1885 are inscribed, accompanied by a replica of the Khedive's Star medal from 1884–1886. More information about these medals can be found on the Australian War Memorial website.

This is one of a series of special memorials on the pathway from the Rocky Hill War Memorial Museum to the nearby Rocky Hill War Memorial Tower and First World War Honour Roll.

Materials
  • Bronze
  • Concrete
Inscription

The Soudan Campaign 1885

This plaque is to commemorate
the 120th Anniversary of this Campaign
and to honour
the Goulburn men listed below,
who went as part of the
New South Wales contingent to the Soudan
(Egypt) on the 3rd March 1885 and all returned
safely on the 23rd June 1885.

[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
A Porter Soudan view
A Barrett Soudan view
B Mowbray Soudan view
E Halse Soudan view
E Jeffery Soudan view
E Ryan Soudan view
E Searle Soudan view
F Worner Soudan view
F Wright Soudan view
F B Leigh Soudan view
Address
Rocky Hill War Memorial Museum
Memorial Road
Goulburn NSW 2580
Local Government Area
  • Goulburn Mulwaree Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
2005
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Conflict/s
  • Sudan, March–June 1885

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