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 Clarence Ernest Nash World War 1 KIA 4341 Army 54th Fromelles view
Butler Davill World War 1 Army view
Private Reginald James Nash World War 1 1796 Army 14th LTMB view
Private Keith Whitmee Davis World War 1 DOW 4190A Army Fromelles view
Private Walter Nicholls World War 1 756 Army 3rd Btn view
Sapper Thomas Arthur Donaldson World War 1 22286 Army 2nd DFE view
Private Martin O'Neill World War 1 KIA 6553 Army 3rd Btn view
Private Frank Percival Doust World War 1 DOW 2396 Army 56th view
Lance Cpl Christopher John Parker World War 1 KIA 1026 Army 7th LH view
Private Wentworth Ambrose Garlick World War 1 KIA 4295 Army 29th 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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