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05-May-2015
05-May-2015

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Nimmitabel War Memorial is a grey granite obelisk which was originally erected in 1921 in memory of the district's fallen in World War One.

Honour Rolls were added to the memorial in 1997 to commemorate those who served in World War One, World War Two  and Vietnam. A National Servicemen's plaque was added to the memorial in 2009 to commemorate those from the town district who served bewteen 1951 and 1972. 

Location

Address:Monaro Highway & Boyd Street, Nimmitabel, 2631
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.508557
Long: 149.285307
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 5th November, 1921
Front Inscription

FOR GOD, KING,
AND COUNTRY.
___
ERECTED TO THE MEMORY
OF THE
DISTRICTS FALLEN HEROES
WHO FOUGHT
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914  -  1919.

(Plaque)

HONOUR
ROLL
These plaques were erected by       
Nimmitabel R.S.L. Sub-branch in      
1997, to honour those who served    
from Nimmitabel and districts in       
the -                                              

FIRST WORLD WAR       
SECOND WORLD WAR
VIETNAM WAR         

Left Side Inscription

[Names]

(Plaque)

SECOND WORLD WAR
1939  ~  1945
[Names]
VIETNAM WAR 
1962 ~ 1972
[Names]

(Plaque)
NATIONAL SERVICEMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA
NSW BRANCH

THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED TO NATIONAL SERVICEMEN
OF THIS TOWN AND DISTRICT WHO SEVED 1951 - 1972

Unveiled  APRIL 2009
LEST WE FORGET

 

Back Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL
WAS ERECTED BY
THE PEOPLE OF
NIMMITABEL AND DISTRICT
AND
THE MEN ENGAGED ON THE
NIMMITABEL - BOMBALA
RAILWAY EXTENSION WORKS

Right Side Inscription
[Names] 

(Plaque)
FIRST WORLD WAR
1914 ~ 1918
[Names]
Source: SKP, MA
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