Woy Woy Soldiers Memorial Park


Memorial park with several individual memorials throughout the grounds. It features a large sandstone cenotaph inscribed with the words 'Lest we forget'. There are also two small plaques in front of it.


Dedication plaque:

Dedicated as a Soldiers Memorial Park by His Excellency Sir Philip Game G.B.E., K.C.B., D.S.O. Governor of New South Wales 19th October 1932.

Plaque in proximity:

[Australian Army emblem]

Dedicated to the Memory of John Joseph (Jack) Ryan 15th January, 1895 - 2nd November, 1992 and all Gallipoli Veterans 'Their bodies are buried in peace and the name liveth for evermore' ANZAC DAY - 25th April, 1998.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
John Joseph (Jack) Ryan view
Brick Wharf Road,
Woy Woy NSW 2256
Local Government Area
  • Central Coast Council
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Garden or park
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
19 October 1932
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • All conflicts

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