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
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
F Barlow view
2nd Lte John Edgar Barlow WW1 K.I.A 8 August 1915 AIF 3rd Battalion Gallipoli view
Lte James Albert Barnier WW1 R.T.A 1 November 1919 1663 AIF 17th Batt, 2nd Rein France 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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