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
Private Arthur Sydney Windred World War 1 KIA 3658 Army 30th Btn view
Lance Cpl Horace James Balcomb World War 1 POW 4156A Army 54th Btn Fromelles view
Private Sydney George Mitchell World War 1 1027 Army 1st LH view
Private William Henry Windred World War 1 DOW 3013 Army 54th view
Driver Raymond Charles Bassett World War 1 18995 Army 1st DAC view
Private Walter Heard Woolard World War 1 3257 Army 56th Btn view
Private Albert Robinson Bowes World War 1 1319 Army 4th In Btn view
Private Harry Morris World War 1 480 Army 33rd APB view
Private Sydney Theodore Zeidler World war 1 3262 Army 25th Btn view
Private Henry Stanley Brown World War 1 2616 Army 56th In Btn 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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