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26-May-2015
26-May-2015

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown

Weston Cenotaph commemorates those who served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

The cenotaph contains plaques to Private Richard LLoyd and Private Errol Bailey who were killed in action during the Vietnam War. The memorial also contains an Australia Remembers plaque commemorating those who served in World War Two and a plaque has been placed on the memorial to commemorate 100 hundred years since the First World War. 

Location

Address:Cessnock Road, Weston Memorial Park , Weston, 2326
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.815061
Long: 151.459233
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

"In honour of all those who Served 
Suffered and Died for Australia" 

Plaque : 
         THE ANZAC CENTENARY
                    2014 -2018

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
 Weston RSL Sub Branch 

100                               CCC
YEARS OF             CESSNOCK
ANZAC                    
City Council      
The Spirit Lives   
2014 -2018
 

Plaque :        
2784015
Private Richard Edward Lloyd
5th Battalion, The Royal
Australian Regiment (5RAR)
Killed in action 6 April 1967


Plaque :
Australia Remembers
1945 -1995
IN HONOUR OF 
THE MEN & WOMEN WHO SERVED 
AUSTRALIA IN TIME OF CONFLICT
 DURING WORLD WAR II
LEST WE FORGET 


Plaque :
2786313
Private Errol John Bailey
1st Battalion, The Royal
Australian Regiment (1RAR)
Killed in action 13 May 1968

 

Source: SKP, NRWM, MA
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