Made of sandstone, the memorial depicts an Anzac soldier standing on a plinth, holding a rifle to his side. It was dedicated on 15 December 1918 by Governor General Ferguson.
When subscriptions opened in 1917 for the erection of the memorial, Charles Howard Wood donated the total cost of the memorial which was ₤1400.
This monument thy gift of C Howard Wood Esquire is erected in honour of the citizens of Waverley who enlisted for service in the Great War of 1914-1918 and was unveiled by His Excellency the Right Honourable Sire Ronald Craufurd Munro Ferguson P.C., G.C.M.G. Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia on the 15th December 1918.
"Lest We Forget"
This is to remember those who served, suffered and died in Korea and Vietnam.
|Rank||Given Name||Family Name||Conflict/s||Fate||Service No.||Service||Unit||Campaign||Link|
|Gunner||Douglas Wye||Weekes||World War 1||Returned to Australia 24 July 1919||19375||Army||Field Artillery Brigade7, Brigade Ammunition Column||view|
|Gunner||Jack Stewart||Weekes||World War 1||Returned to Australia 19 February 1919||29380||Army||AFA116 to 120 Howitzer Batteries||view|
|Sapper||George Leslie||Weeks||World War 1||Fate- Effective Abroad||32902||Army||Field Artillery Brigade, February 1917 Reinforcements||view|
|Sergeant||Horace George||Wells||World War 1||Returned to Australia 1st April 1919||1062||Army||2nd Infantry Battalion||view|
|Dvr||Ernest||West||WW1||RTA 31 May 1919||29172||Army||1st Field Artillery Brigade, Howitzer Brigade 116||view|
|Sapper||Geoffrey Thomas||West||World War 1||19829||Army||August 1917 Reinforcements||view|
|2nd Lieut||Joseph Dudley||Westwood||WWI||Returned to Australia, 16th May, 1919||5787||AIF||13th Battalion||view|
|Pte||Horace Hinton||Whiddon||WW1||9778||3rd Motor Transport Company||view|
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