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The Memorial Gates were originally known as the Wolumla Soldiers Memorial and were erected at the entrance to the recreation reserve in memory of those who served in World War One. Originally the gates featured a curved arch which is no longer present.

The gates were redicated on 24th April 1999 to commemorate those who have served in World War Two and Post World War Two conflicts.


Address:Bega & Clarke Streets, Wolumla, 2550
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.830962
Long: 149.813003
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Gates
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th March, 1925
Left Side Inscription

These gates were erected in honour of the men of Wolumla District who fought in The Great War.

1914 -1918.

Plaque :

Post World War II

British Commonwealth Occupation Forces Japan
1945 - 52
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Korea 1950 - 1953
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Malaya 1955 - 1963
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Sabah-Borneo 1963 - 1966
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Vietnam 1962 - 1972
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This memorial is dedicated to the service men and women from Wolumla who served their country in World War II & Post World War II with the British Occupation Forces in Japan, Korea and South-East Asia.

The Memorial was unveiled by E R (Roy) Wilson B E M on 24th April 1999

Lest We Forget

Right Side Inscription

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Plaque :

World War II

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Women`s services World War II

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Source: MA,NRWM
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