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29-July-2014
29-July-2014

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / Glen Yeomans / Sandra Brown / Fred Brunings

The Walgett Soldiers` War Memorial was erected to commemorate the close of the World War One and records the names of those men who voluntarily left the district to take part in it, some of whom made the supreme sacrifice. Funding was received in 2014 for the restoration of the memorial. 

Location

Address:Castlereagh Highway & Wee Waa Street, Walgett, 2832
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.021506
Long: 148.116474
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Manufacturer:D. W. Carter & Co (Sydney, N.S.W.)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 26th June, 1922
Front Inscription

Those who fell

[ Names ]

 

Left Side Inscription

[ Names ]

The Great War

1914 - 1919

Memorial erected by the Walgett Shire Council

To commemorate the deeds of our soldiers and to record the names of those who enlisted from the District.

W. A. Bell
President

[ Names ]

Source: MA
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