Hunters Hill War Memorial

Hunters Hill War Memorial, with surroundingsHunters Hill War Memorial, face dedicated to Second World WarHunters Hill War Memorial, face at the back dedicated to First World WarHunters Hill War Memorial, face dedicated to Korea and VietnamHunters Hill War Memorial, close-up of First World War inscriptionHunters Hill War Memorial, close-up of Korea and Vietnam inscriptionHunters Hill Council War Memorial, with surroundingsHowitzer Cannon, previously located at RSL, now beside Cenotaph
Description

The memorial is a tapered granite pillar, with a lamp on top. The whole sits on three sandstone steps. Inscriptions on the sides are engraved in gold. The memorial is approximately 2.85m high and is located at the front of the Hunters Hill Town Hall.

Beside the memorial is a Howitzer Cannon, which was restored in 2015.

Inscription

Side 1

To the Brave
1914-1919

Side 2

Korea 

Vietnam

Side 3

1939 -1945

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Address
Hunters Hill Council Chambers
22 Alexander Street
Hunters Hill NSW 2110
Australia
Local Government Area
  • Hunter's Hill, Municipality of
Setting
  • Building – outside
Memorial type
  • Column/pillar
Recorded by
Hunters Hill Public School; Community Services, Hunters Hill Council
Year of construction
1927
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date
20 March 1927
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75