Trooper E. L. Whalan Memorial Seat

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

 

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

Inscription

 

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 Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
E L Whalan World War 2 KIA Army 2/6th Commando Sqn Balikpapan view
Address
Newcastle Civic Park,
290 King Street,
Newcastle NSW 2300
Local Government Area
  • Newcastle, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Recorded by
Robert McLardy
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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