Woy Woy War Memorial

Description

Sandstone column with white marble name plaques inserted into it.

Inscription

Front:

To Our Boys

[Emblem of crossed rifles]

Who have stood in the forefront of the battle with the elite of the worlds heroes, fighting for liberty, home & Empire: This monument is gratefully dedicated by the citizens of Woy Woy.

Side:

War declared 4th August 1914

Lest we forget

1914-1918

[Names]

1939-1945

[Names]

Korea

Side:

Armistice Signed 11th November 1918

Honor Roll

[Names]

Malaysia

Side:

Peace Signed 19th July 1919

[Names]

Vietnam

Base:

T. Andrews & Sons. Lidcombe.

A.D.1925

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
G W Adams World War 1 view
D Adams World War 1 view
C Alderton World War 1 view
H Bartlett World War 1 view
T W Bassan World War 2 KIA RAAF view
E O Bayliss World War 1 D view
R biggs World War 2 KIA AIF view
J Blackwall World War 1 D view
M Bourke World War 1 view
W J Browne World War 1 view
Address
Brick Wharf Road,
Woy Woy Memorial Park,
Woy Woy NSW 2256
Local Government Area
  • Central Coast Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
08/23/1925
Dedication date
23 August 1925
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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