Tallong First and Second World Wars Memorial

Description

Brick wall measuring 2.5m by 1.5m, dedicated on 10 May 1997. The wall bears two honour rolls for the Second World War. Also attached is the marble First World War honour roll from the adjacent Tallong Memorial Hall, and the tablet detailing the unveiling ceremony held on 14 May 1920.

The memorial is located within Tallong Memorial Park and in close proximity to the hall.

Inscription

Centre honour roll

Tallong's Enlistment
in the cause of human rights
Great European War
1914 - 1919
[Names]

Left and right honour rolls

Tallong Honour Roll
Second World War 1939-45
[Names]

Tablet

Unveiled by
Sir G. W. Fuller
K. C. M. G.
14th May 1920

Plaque on plinth

Dedicated
on 10 May 1997 by
Wesley Lewellyn Chaplin
R.A.N. Retired

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Sgt B Keating World War 1 view
Pte C Partridge World War 1 view
Pte C Tickner World War 1 KIA view
Pte C Spong World War 1 view
Pte C A Hatter World War 1 view
C A Wombey World War 2 view
C A Bell World War 2 view
Pte C H Hildebrand World War 1 view
C P Byrnes World War 2 KIA view
D A Young World War 2 KIA view
Address
Tallong Memorial Park
78 Caoura Road
Tallong NSW 2579
Local Government Area
  • Goulburn Mulwaree Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Wall
Recorded by
Tallong Public School and David Roden
Established date
1997
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1997-05-10
Dedication date
10 May 1997
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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