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Burraga War Memorial is stone obelisk displaying two marble name plaques, commemorating those who served in the World Wars. The memorial was originally erected to commemorate those who served in World War One with the names of those who served in World War Two added at a later date. 

An impressive ceremony at Burraga on February 5 will be the official unveiling of the town's newly completed soldiers' memorial. Mr. H. Reynold's, president of the Burraga Progress Associatlon and also of the Memorial Committee, on a visit to Bathurst yesterday received an assurance from the Mayor of Bathurst (Ald. M. J. Griffin) that he and other prominent Bathurstians will visit Burraga for the ceremony. 
National Advocate (Bathurst, NSW), 22 January 1938.


Address:Edgar Hanrahan Drive & Lloyd Street, Burraga War Memorial Park, Burraga, 2795
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.947737
Long: 149.530387
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 5th February, 1938
Front Inscription

For King & Empire
1914 The Great War 1918
Burraga Honor Roll
    (Names )
God Save the King
Erected by Residents of Burraga

Right Side Inscription

For King & Empire
1939 The World War II 1945
Burraga Honor Roll
God Save the King
Erected by the Burraga Rural Youth Club Members 1971.

Source: SKP, NRWM
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