Carrington Park Memorial Gates, Young

Carrington Park Memorial Gates
Description

These gates stand at the entrance of Carrington Park and commemorate the names of town band members who were killed in the First World War. 

Materials
  • Brick
  • Other stone
Inscription

Left column

YOUNG DISTRICT BAND HONOR ROLL

[Names]

SEQUITUR VICTORIA FORTES.

Right column

In
GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE
of
drum major
ARTHUR LEE
and
bandsman
FREDERICK DIROU
who were killed in France
in The Great War
1914–1919.

These pillars were erected by Young & District Band & Subscribers

DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI.

Address
Carrington Park
6 Rippon Street
Young NSW 2594
Local Government Area
  • Hilltops Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Location status
Original location
Memorial type
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
Young RSL Sub-Branch
Established date
1920
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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