Tempe Tram Depot First World War Memorial


A stone memorial column upon which a statue of a digger carved from marbles stands. On the right side of the column is a list of names and on the front is the dedication.



In memory of our fellow comrades who laid down their lives for libery in the Great War of 1914-1919

Greater love hath no man than this: That a man lay down his life for his friends


Erected by the staff of Tempe Tramway Depot

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte R Cameron World War 1 DOD 2885 AIF 45th Bn U.K. view
Pte J R Elrick World War 1 KIA 3228 AIF 55th Bn France view
Pte J R Goodall World War 1 DOW 2839 AIF 1 Bn France view
Pte T Hennessy World War 1 DOW 1778 AIF 9th Bty France view
Lieut J M Lyons World War 1 KIA 605 AIF 17th Bn Ypres view
Pte W McCulloch World War 1 KIA 955 AIF 17th Bn France view
Pte P Shanahan World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte R H Taylor World War 1 KIA 3630 AIF 2nd Div Ypres view
Pte B Thompson World War 1 KIA 2035 AIF 2nd Bn. Gallipoli view
Princess Highway,
Tempe Bus Depot (STA),Old Tempe Institute Building,
Tempe NSW 2044
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
  • Statue/sculpture/artwork
Recorded by
Mr John Godl, Assistant Curator, Historic Commercial Vehicle Association
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
08 September 1918
  • First World War, 1914–18

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