Tumut Orlando O'Brien Chapel

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Description

Chapel built from blue granite with a memorial plaque inset on an exterior wall. The foundation stone was laid on 18 November 1917.

Inscription

THIS CHAPEL WAS ERECTED
BY
W.D.P. O'BRIEN ESQ. J.P.
IN MEMORY OF HIS SON
ORLANDO
KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE
8TH JUNE 1917. R.I.P.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte Orlando ( Orlando Thomas Lockyeyer ) O'Brien World War 1 KIA 08.06.1917 2368 AIF 35th Btn, 4th reinforcements Ypres, France, Western Front view
Address
Catholic Church of the Immaculate Conception
Cnr Capper and Cary Streets
Tumut NSW 2720
Local Government Area
  • Snowy Valleys Council
Setting
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Building
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
18 November 1917
Dedication date
18 November 1917
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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