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
Driver Frank Murray World War 1 DOD 1636 Army 6th LH 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
Sergeant George Murray World War 1 1043 Army 12th LH view
Private William John Brown World War 1 2378 Army 56th In Btn view
Private Stanley Murray World War 1 5671 Army 17th Btn view
Private Edward Danvers Burridge World War 1 6220 Army 1st & 32nd view
Private Walter Bruce Murray World War 1 2526 Army 43rd view
Peter John Byrnes World War 1 Army 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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