Ultimo TAFE War Memorial
War Memorial, previously known as the Peace Memorial
The War Memorial is dedicated to technical education staff and students from TAFE institutions throughout NSW.
It is described as a metal fabricated sphere, symbolising the world, in a sandstone obelisk denoting peace. It sits on another sandstone base.
The Memorial stands 180cm tall between two flagpoles.
Other details: Sydney TAFE conducts commemorative services at this site for ANZAC Day 25 April and Remembrance Day 11 November. Contact the Sydney TAFE Information Centre on 1300 360 601 prior to these dates.
"LEST WE FORGET"
There are two small plaques on the sides of the Memorial.
Right side plaque reads:
"This Memorial was unveiled by Dr Allan Pattison
Director-General NSW Department of Technical and Further Education
10 November 1983
Left side plaque reads:
"Designed by Carmel Frederico Student Architectural
Draftmens Certificate Course 1982"
World War 2
Confrontation, 1963-1966 (Indonesia, Malaysia, Borneo)
Prisoners of War