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12-July-2016
12-July-2016

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Barraba Returned Services League (RSL) Memorial Hall was erected in memory of those who died in service or were killed in action during both World Wars. 

Location

Address:Queen & Savoy Streets, Barraba, 2347
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.376389
Long: 150.610833
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Manufacturer:A.H. Van Oorkom (builder)
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 23rd April, 1955
Front Inscription

BARRABA RSL MEMORIAL HALL

Plaque:
              BARRABA
WAR MEMORIAL HALL
              Opened By 
His Excellency The Governor Of 
                  N.S.W
LIEUTENANT GENERAL SIR JOHN NORTHCOTT 
       K.C.M.G., C.B., M.V.O.,
      On the 23rd April 1955  
              Dedicated By 
The Very Reverend M K Jones M.B.E., B.A. L.Th.,
TO THE MEMORY OF THE FALLEN OF 
     World War 1    1914-1918.
      World War 11 1939-1945.

Left Side Inscription
Plaque: 
BARRABA
WAR MEMORIAL HALL
THIS STONE WAS LAID BY
W.A.CHAFFEY ESQ., M.L.A.
ON MONDAY 26th APRIL 1954.

"LEST WE FORGET."

A.H.Van Oorkom    Builder.
Source: NRWM, MA
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