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 Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Lieutenant James Jones World War 1 4245 Army 54th Fromelles view
Private Lionel Valentine Stuckey World War 1 1195 Army 1st LH view
Trooper Robert Cook Lee World War 1 3007 Army 6th ALH view
Private Harry Sugden World War 1 KIA 3125 Army 45th view
Private Joseph Brough Littleton World War 1 KIA 2437 Army 53rd view
Private Cecil John Sutton World War 1 3117 Army 4th Btn view
Private Howard James Loomes World War 1 2559 Army 12th LH view
Corporal Percy Thomas Taber World War 1 2497 Army 56th view
Private Roy Edward Loomes World War 1 2350 Army 6th LH view
Gunner Fred Augustus Taylor World War 1 KIA 28904 Army MTMB 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: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
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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