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Berridale War Memorial and Park

Berridale War Memorial and Park
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Description / Background

Berridale Memorial Park features a white marble cross on a granite base, inscribed with dedications and honour rolls for those who served in the First and Second World Wars. The cross is surrounded by a fence, consisting of four pillars and decorative metal panels. Separate plaques for Boer War veterans and commemorating National Service are attached to two of the pillars. 

An individual plaque commemorating the service of William J. Morrice in the First World War is also attached to a bushrock nearby. The park also contains memorial trees. 

Inscription

Cross base, front

Berridale
Roll of Honor
[Names]

Cross base, side

To the glory of God
and in memory of the fallen
of Berridale district
who gave their lives for the empire
in the Great War 1914 - 1918
R.I.P.

Cross base, back

In memory of the fallen
World War II
[Names]

Plaque

Boer War
Veterans
1899 - 1902
William A E
Sturgeon T
R.I.P.

Plaque

National Servicemen’s Association of Australia
NSW Branch

This plaque is dedicated to National Servicemen
Of this town and district who served 1951 – 1972
Unveiled April 2009

Lest We Forget

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given name Family name Conflict/s Service No. Service Campaign Read more
T Aitchinson view
L G Aitchinson view
V S Allen view
W T D Avery view
E Bourke view
N E Brown view
J Caldwell view
C Campbell view
R H Collman view
P T Constance view

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Address
Berridale Memorial Park
Intersection of Jindabyne Road, Park and Myack Streets
Berridale NSW 2628
Local Government Area
Snowy Monaro Regional Council
Setting
Garden/park
Location status
Original location
Memorial type
Cross
Garden/park
Recorded by
Snowy River Sub-Branch RSL
Dedication date
15 November 1922
Conflict/s
South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
First World War, 1914–18
Second World War, 1939–45
Korean War, 1950–53
Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
Vietnam War, 1962–75
Materials
Concrete
Granite
Marble