Toogong Great War Memorial

Description

The memorial is a trachyte obelisk, standing 20 feet high, with a dedication and an honour roll inscribed on the pedestal. The memorial is situated in the grounds of St Alban's Anglican Church.

Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL ERECTED BY IRVINE BROTHERS OF 'LOWRIE' IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT WHO TOOK PART IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
A F McDonald World War 1 view
Private Albert John Parslow World War 1 DOW 6601 Army 1st Btn view
Private Albert Robinson Bowes World War 1 1319 Army 4th In Btn view
Driver Allen Caleb Nash World War 1 16876 Army FCE view
Private Arthur Sydney Windred World War 1 KIA 3658 Army 30th Btn view
Private Arthur William Snook World War 1 KIA 2800 Army 3rd Btn view
Private Bertie Augustus McGrath World War 1 3219 Army 56th view
Butler Davill World War 1 Army view
Private Cecil John Sutton World War 1 3117 Army 4th Btn view
Charles John Baker World War 1 view
Address
St Alban's Church
Forbes Street
Toogong NSW 2864
Local Government Area
  • Cabonne Shire
Setting
  • Building – outside
Location status
Original location
Memorial type
  • Obelisk
Recorded by
Marion Gosper
Established date
1924
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1924-08-20
Dedication date
20 August 1924
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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