Naval Association MemorialPrint Page Print this page


Photographs supplied by Bryan Cole

The Naval Association Memorial commemorates the naval personnel who have served and lost their lives in various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.


Address:11 McKinna Road, Naval Association of Australia Beachvale Sub-section, Christie Downs, 5164
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.136508
Long: 138.488649
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map


Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict


Front Inscription

Lest We Forget

Plaque 1 :

Naval Association of Australia
Kenneth Hartley
L.M. - M.S.M.
1930 - 2007

Plaque 2 :

Naval Association of Australia
Harold Tuckwell
D.O.M. - L.M. - M.S.M.
1927 - 2006

Plaque 3 :

Sunk by Japanese Cruisers
Indian Ocean 4.3.1942
117 men lost their lives

Plaque 4 :

Arctic Convoys Veterans Association
Dedicated to 2773 Allied servicemen and merchant seaman who lost their lives 
Arctic Ocean and Barents Sea 1941 - 1945
They have no known graves

Plaque 5 :

In memory of my shipmates who died on H.M.L.C.F.1 (L) on 13th August 1944
When it sunk by a torpedo
May they rest in peace

Plaque 6 :

To commemorate the Yangtze Incident Yangtze River, China 20th April 1949
HMS Amethyst  HMS London  HMS Consort  HMS Black Swan  HMAS Shoalhaven
Forty seven lives were lost

Plaque 7 :

Dedicated to the Royal Australian Navy personnel who lost their lives
Vietnam 1965 - 1972 
With honour
Lest We Forget

Plaque 8 :

Dedicated to our brethren who went down to the sea in ships and gave their lives in service with the Merchant Navy.
Lest We Forget



Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design