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Cessnock War Memorial commemorates Australian servicemen and women who have served in all wars and conflicts. Funds were received in 2013 to restore the names on the Boer War and World War One honour rolls. A further plaque was added to the memorial to commemorate the ANZAC Centenary 2014-2018.
|Address:||North Avenue, Cessnock, 2325|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.836064|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
They shall grow not old, as we
that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor
the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun
and in the morning
We will remember them.
LEST WE FORGET
THE ANZAC CENTENARY
THIS PLAQUE HAS BEEN PLACED IN RECOGNITION OF
ONE HUNDRED YEARS SINCE THE FIRST WORLD WAR.
THIS WAR HELPED DEFINE AUSTRALIANS AS PEOPLE AND ENCAPSULATE OUR UNIQUE NATIONAL IDENTITY: COURAGE, MATESHIP, SACRIFICE, GENEROSITY, FREEDOM AND A FAIR GO FOR ALL.
THIS IS A CESSNOCK CITY COUNCIL
INITIATIVE IN CONJUNCTION WITH
CESSNOCK RSL SUB BRANCH
THE SPIRIT LIVES