Frank and Fred Gallagher Memorial Vases

Description

Two brass vases in memory of the Gallagher brothers, who enlisted on the same day and served together until their deaths. Private Francis Joseph Gallagher died of wounds on 4 October 1917 and Private Frederick Arthur Gallagher was killed in action at Passchendaele Ridge on 5 October 1917. The vases are identical, and have a height of 12 inches, a diameter at the top of 3.5 inches and 4.5 inches at the base.

Inscription

Vase 1

To the Glory of God and in memory of Private Frank Gallagher, died of wounds Oct 4th 1917

Vase 2

To the Glory of God and in memory of Private Fred Gallagher, killed in action Oct 5th 1917

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Private Frank Joseph Gallagher World War 1 Died of Wounds view
Private Frederick Arthur Gallagher World War 1 Killed in Action view
Address
St Aidan's Anglican Church
3 Federal Drive
Eureka NSW 2480
Local Government Area
  • Byron Shire
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Other
Recorded by
Christopher Gray - Bangalow RSL Sub Branch
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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