Rookwood Merchant Navy MemorialPrint Page
A monument commemorates members of the Merchant Navy who died in service or were killed in action in World Wars One and Two.
A roofed columbarium of brick and wood construction set within a memorial garden.
|Address:||Hawthorne & Necropolis Drive, Rookwood Necropolis, Rookwood, 2141|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.872328|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1948|
Erected To The Memory
MEMBERS OF THE
Who Lost Their Lives
Through Enemy Action
In World Wars I And II,
Many Of Whom Were
Well Known In The Port Of Sydney And
For The Burial Or
Depositing Of Ashes Of
Seamen Of All nations
"They That Go Down To The Sea In Ships
These Men See The Works Of The Lord... Psalm 107"
Erected By The
Merchant Navy War Memorial Appeal
Through The Sydney Mission To Seamen
("The Flying Angel")