Windsor War Memorial Gates

Description

Brick and sandstone gates at the entrance to Windsor's Memorial Park. The gates feature marble plaques, with honour roll names in gold lettering. The gates are accompanied by two guns on carriages, two flagpoles and two lamps. The foundation stone was laid on 1 December 1923 and the gates were unveiled on 24 May 1925. The plaque for the Second World War and Korea was unveiled on 5 July 1959. 

Inscription

Large plaque 1

This memorial was erected by the citizens of the district in memory of those who enlisted in the GREAT WAR.
[Names]
Not dead but sleepth

Enlisted
[Names]

Large plaque 2

1939 1945
In honour of those who served in WORLD WAR II
[Names]
Women's Services
[Names]

Small plaque

In memory of the fallen and the unknown Australian soldier 75th anniversary of Remembrance Day. 11.11.1993

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
E G Abbey World War 2 view
A B Aird World War 2 view
D V W Aird World War 2 view
P J Aird World War 2 view
F Alcorn World War 2 view
G J Alcorn World War 2 view
C Alcorn World War 1 view
O K Alcorn World War 1 view
G Alderton World War 1 view
M Allen World War 2 view
Address
Memorial Park
Cnr George and Tebbutt Streets
Windsor NSW 2756
Local Government Area
  • Hawkesbury, City of
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
Ms Jane Williamson
Established date
1923
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
05/24/1925
Dedication date
24 May 1925
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53

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