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The Ellalong Public School Memorial Gates commemorate those who served in both World Wars. 

The President of the Cessnock Sub-Branch of the Returned Services League (Mr.P. Farnham) officially opened the memorial gates at Ellalong on Saturday afternoon. The gates which are erected at Ellalong Public School commemorate those from Ellalong who served in both wars. Reverend Buris performed the dedication ceremony. The gates are situated at Ellalong Public School and 51 names of ex-servicemen are engraved on the pillars supporting them. 
The Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder (NSW), 
14 December 1948. 

Location

Address:Helena Street , Ellalong Public School , Ellalong, 2325
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.915304
Long: 151.312478
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Gate
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 11th December, 1948
Left Side Inscription

Soldiers 1914-1919
(Names)

Right Side Inscription

Memorial 1939-1945
(Names)

Source: SKP, NRWM, MA
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