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

Last held rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit at embarkation Campaign Read more
E L Whalan World War 2 KIA Army 2/6th Commando Sqn Balikpapan view

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Newcastle Civic Park
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