Whitton War Memorial Gates & PlaygroundPrint Page
The Memorial Gates & Playground were established in memory of those from the district who died in service or were killed in action in both World Wars. A plaque was added to the gates in 1995 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two and is also in memory of Reverend Chaplain Waugh who was accidentally killed in New Guinea during World War Two.
|Address:||Benerambah Street, Whitton Memorial Park, Whitton, 2705|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.517523|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Designer:||Mr J. Currie (gates)|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 11th November, 1951|
( gates )
GATES & PLAYGROUND
11TH NOVEMBER, 1951
MR J. CLIFF.
1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945
COMMEMORATING 50 YEARS
TO ALL WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
IN WORLD WAR TWO, AND ESPECIALLY
REV`D CHAPLAIN M. M. WAUGH
ANGLICAN RECTOR OF WHITTON,
ACCIDENTALLY KILLED IN LAE, P.N.G.
18 FEBRUARY 1945 .
IN LAID 18 FEBRUARY 1995
CPL MILTON HOLLROYD
SON OF MARY JANE LLOYD (FORMERLY BALLARD)
& GEORGE JAMES BALLARD
REST IN PEACE
LEST WE FORGET