Trooper E. L. Whalan Memorial Seat

Trooper E. L. Whalan Memorial SeatTrooper E. L. Whalan Memorial Seat

A wooden park bench located facing the Newcastle Civic Park War Memorial opposite Newcastle City Hall.


Parks and Gardens Social Club

In memory of our late member Trooper E. L. Whalan. 2/6th Commando Squadron. Killed in action. Balikpapan July 1945.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
E L Whalan World War 2 KIA Army 2/6th Commando Sqn Balikpapan view
Newcastle Civic Park
290 King Street
Newcastle NSW 2300
Local Government Area
  • Newcastle, City of
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Other
Recorded by
Robert McLardy
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  • Second World War, 1939–45

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