Waverley Soldiers' War Memorial

Description

 

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.

Inscription

Front:

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

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This is to remember those who served, suffered and died in Korea and Vietnam

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Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Sapper Frank Baines WW1 Discharged 1 Nov 1919 2376 Army 1st Field Company Engineers Egypt, Western Front view
Pte Ernest William Baker WW1 D.O.W 14 May 1918 1038 AIF 20th Battalion Gallipoli, France view
Sgt Joseph Baker WW1 RTA 1 Jan 1919 30 AIF 12th Light Horse Brigade Egypt view
Pte William Ballincal (Ballingall) WW1 R.T.A 23 July 1919 901 AIF Anzac Cyclist Battalion, Reinforcement 11 France view
Pte John Bamfield WW1 RTA 27.7.19 Discharged 4.9.19 2818 AIF 1st Pioneer Battalion France view
Pte Gladstone Joseph Bannatyne WW1 K.I.A 11 April 1917 5233 AIF 13th Battalion Western Front view
Sap Joseph Henry Bansback WW1 R.T.A 12 May 1919 7472 AIF 4th Divisional Signal Company France view
2nd Lte John Edgar Barlow WW1 K.I.A 8 August 1915 AIF 3rd Battalion Gallipoli view
F Barlow view
Pte Arthur Dallas Barnier WW1 K.I.A 28 September 917 3472 AIF 20th Batt, 8th Rein Egypt, Western Front view
Address
Cnr Bondi Road and Park Parade,
Waverley Park,
Bondi NSW 2026
Local Government Area
  • Waverley, Municipality of
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Kimberly O'Sullivan, Waverley Library. Updated by the Volunteers of Waverley Library.
Established date
1918
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1918-12-15
Dedication date
15 December 1918
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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