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 Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte B Thompson World War 1 KIA 2035 AIF 2nd Bn. Gallipoli view
Pte R H Taylor World War 1 KIA 3630 AIF 2nd Div Ypres view
Pte P Shanahan World War 1 KIA AIF view
Pte W McCulloch World War 1 KIA 955 AIF 17th Bn France view
Lieut J M Lyons World War 1 KIA 605 AIF 17th Bn Ypres view
Pte T Hennessy World War 1 DOW 1778 AIF 9th Bty France view
Pte J R Goodall World War 1 DOW 2839 AIF 1 Bn France view
Pte J R Elrick World War 1 KIA 3228 AIF 55th Bn France view
Pte R Cameron World War 1 DOD 2885 AIF 45th Bn U.K. 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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