Tryon Road Memorial Avenue

Description

A tree lined street dedicated to the memory of those who died during the Second World War. The memorial is located between Archbold and Sydney Roads.

Inscription

Sign 1:

This avenue is a memorial to the fallen, 1939 – 1945. Dedicated April 1956. Lest we forget.

Sign 2:

Memorial to the fallen 1939-1945. This replanted Avenue is dedicated to all those who served in WW2. Lest we forget. Remembrance Day, 11th November 2008. 90th anniversary of Armistice. 

Plaque:

An avenue of trees was first dedicated in this location by the Lindfield Sub-Branch of the RSL on Anzac Sunday, 1956 to commemorate those who served in WW2. The War Memorial gates were dedicated on 4th November, 1922 to commemorate those who served in WW1. This plaque is dedicated to the memory of the Service Men and Women of both World Wars. We remember those who served and honour those who paid the supreme sacrifice. Dedicated 11th November 2008, on the 90th Anniversary of WW1 Armistice Day. John McKee General Manager Ku-ring-gai Council, Elaine Malicki Mayor.

Address
Tryon Road
Lindfield NSW 2070
Local Government Area
  • Ku-ring-gai Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Memorial avenue
Recorded by
Ms. Jane Williamson, Mrs. Janice Williams and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1956
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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