Woy Woy HMAS Hawkesbury Memorial

Description

Brass plaque mounted on a concrete base.

Inscription

Presented to Gosford City Council and the people of the Hawkesbury River Area by the ship's company of H.M.A.S. Hawkesbury (K363) on the 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the frigate as a token of regard and in appreciation of the war time and on-going relationship with the Royal Australian Navy.

Presented by Commander H.J. Weston, DSC, RD, (Retd) Legion of Merit (USA) (To Hawkesbury for meritorious service with the US Seventh Fleet) Commanding Officer H.M.A.S. Hawkesbury 1944-45 to Councillor D.B. O'Connor Mayor on behalf of the City of Gosford.

Address
Brick Wharf Road,
Woy Woy Memorial Park,
Woy Woy NSW 2256
Local Government Area
  • Central Coast Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
1994
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1994-07-05
Dedication date
05 July 1994
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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