Waverley Soldiers' Memorial 1914 - 1918

Description

 

Made of Sandstone. Depicts an ANZAC soldier standing on a plinth, holding a rifle to his side. Dedicated on the 15 Dec 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.

Inscription

 

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 C G M C

Governor General of

the Commonwealth of Australia on the 15th December 1918

Lest We Forget

Korea and Vietnam

 

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Pte Hamiliton Edward Allan WW1 Discharged 12 Feb 1920 7938 AIF 16th Battalion France view
Sap William Allen WW1 R.T.A 10 March1918 2749 AIF 3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5 Egypt view
Pte Hamilton Allen WWI RTA 21 March 1919 2776 AIF 2nd Batallion, 9th Reinforcment France view
Sap Harold Frederick Allen WW1 R.T.A 23 Oct 1918 543 AIF 2nd LHB, 2 Signal Troop France view
Pte Frederick William Allsop WW1 KIA 16 August 1917 371 AIF 36th Batallion, B Company Western Front view
Company. Sgt. Maj Arthur Albert Allum WW1 R.T.A 20th June 1919 1879 AIF 18th Battalion France view
2nd Lte Ernest Althouse WW1 K.I.A 30 September 1918 AIF 53rd Battalion Western Front view
Frank Douglas Amey WW2 view
Gordon Charles Amey WW2 view
Pte Albert Arthur Anderson WW1 R.T.A 13 March 1919 3466 AIF 1st Light Horse Regiment MIddle East view
Address
Bondi Road
Waverley Park
Bondi NSW 2026
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Kimberly O'Sullivan, Waverley Library. Updated by the Volunteers of Waverley Library.
Established date
1918
Dedication date
1918-12-15 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1
Korea, 1950-1953
Vietnam, 1962-1975

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