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04-August-2014 (Roger Johnson)
04-August-2014 (Roger Johnson)

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The monument commemorates those from the District who served in World War One. It is a circular granite monument which is located close to the Hankisson Fountain.

Major-General Sir Charles Rosenthal visited Narrandera on Wednesday and unveiled the monument erected by the  citizens in honour of those who served in the great war. The monument is of Marulan granite, circular in shape, capped with a brass urn. The names of the 324 volunteers including two nurses and 105 names of soldiers who fell, are inscribed on the memorial.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 23 November 1923.


Address:East Street & Victoria Square, Memorial Gardens, Narrandera, 2700
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.747211
Long: 146.553778
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 21st November, 1923
Front Inscription

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget

1914 - 1919


Back Inscription

Plaque :

A memorial to the residents of this District who served in the Great War

21st November 1923

Plaque :

World War One Memorial

This memorial was dedicated on 21 November 1923 by Major General Rosenthal

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