St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Great War Memorial Tower, Nowra

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A stone memorial tower attached to St Andrew's Presbyterian Church at Nowra. Inset into the wall facing Kinghorne Street is a bronze honour roll. It is  unusual as it distinguishes those killed, died of wounds and died of illness.

Please note, the veteran listing is incomplete.


This tower was erected
to the Glory of God
in Memory
of those who went
from the
Shoalhaven Presbyterian Church
to serve in
the Great War 1914 - 1918


✝ Killed ✠ Died of Wounds - Died of Illness

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
R Abernathy view
C Alexander view
N Alexander KIA view
M Anderson view
H H Anderson Died of Illness view
R J Bennie view
A Blyton view
E Borrowdale view
H I Braithwaite view
M Lamond view
5 Kinghorne Street
Nowra NSW 2541
Local Government Area
  • Shoalhaven, City of
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Martin Butterfield
Established date
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
02 March 1926
  • First World War, 1914–18

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