NSW Field Battery Soudan Memorial, St Andrew's Cathedral

Description

A circular brass memorial with Maltese Cross cut out inside the perimeter. At the centre of the cross is a small image of an artillery piece. Veterans' names and dedications are inscribed and coloured black, with some characters highlighted in red.

Inscription

Circular outside:

NEW SOUTH WALES FIELD BATTERY SOUDAN 1885. Erected by the Officers, N.C. Officers, Gunners, Drivers & Trumpeters of the Field Battery N.S.W.A. Soudan 1885.

Cross:

[Names]

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Gnr T Coburne Soudan NSWA view
Gnr E Lewis Soudan NSWA view
Drvr J Robertson Soudan NSWA view
Capt A Willows Soudan NSWA view
Address
St Andrews Cathedral,
Cnr George and Bathurst Streets,
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
1888
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 ''; }
Dedication date: 
02/27/1888
Dedication date
27 February 1888
Conflict/s
  • Sudan, March–June 1885

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