St Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church, Kingsford

Description

Greek war memorial church dedicated to those who fell in the First and Second World Wars. 

Inscription

THIS PLAQUE WAS UNVEILED BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR OF NEW SOUTH WALES SIR RODEN CUTLER, V.C., K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., C.B.E. ON 19TH JULY 1975 TO COMMEMORATE THE DEDICATION OF ST SPYRIDON GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, AS A WAR MEMORIAL TO AUSTRALIAN GREEK SOLDIERS WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN TWO WAR WORLD WARS IN ORDER TO PRESERVE PEACE & FREEDOM IN THE WORLD.

Address
72-76 Gardeners Road
Kingsford NSW 2032
Local Government Area
  • Randwick, City of
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Building
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1975-07-19
Dedication date
19 July 1975
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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