Voyager Memorial Park War Memorial (Salute To The Services) Print Page
Voyager Memorial Park War Memorial and surrounds commemorate those who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. The memorial which is a large sandstone arch accompanied by walls bearing plaques and a Lone Pine Tree is located behind the Huskisson RSL Club. The memorial wall was dedicated on the 25th January 1993.
|Address:||Currambene Street, Behind Huskisson RSL , Huskisson, 2540|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.037722|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||10-February-1964|
|Actual Event End Date:||10-February-1964|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 21st November, 1987|
LEST WE FORGET
THE SALUTE TO THE SERVICES AND SURROUNDS
WERE OFFICIALLY OPENED BY
SIR IVAN DOUGHERTY KT.B. D.S.O.AND BAR E.D. B.E.C
ON 21st NOVEMBER 1987
DOUG BRENNAN KEN PATTERSON
THE MEMORIAL WALL WAS DEDICATED BY
CHAPLAIN WALTER WHEELDON M.B.E.
ON 25th JANUARY 1993
- ADVANCE AUSTRALIA FAIR -
JIM BENNETT-BURLEIGH FAY BENNETT- BURLEIGH
"SALUTE TO THE SERVICES"
THIS AREA HAS BEEN CONSTRUCTED BY MEMBERS OF THE HUSKISSON R.S.L.SUB-BRANCH, SUPPORTED BY SHOALHAVEN CITY COUNCIL.
IN RECOGNITION OF THE CONTRIBUTION MADE BY THE ARMED FORCES, MERCHANT NAVY AND THE WOMEN`S SERVICES DURING WAR AND IN PEACE.
FOR THE GOOD OF THE COMMONWEALTH AND ITS CITIZENS.
THE PINE TREE HAS GROWN FROM A SEED BROUGHT FROM ANZAC COVE GALLIPOLI.
"TO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR TODAY
FOR OUR AND OUR CHILDREN`S TOMORROW."
HUSKISSON RSL SUB-BRANCH
40TH YEAR OF SERVICE - 1987
Doug Brennan Ken Patterson
President Hon. Secretary
In Memory Of
1950 - 1956