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29-July-2014
29-July-2014

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / Glen Yeomans / Sandra Brown / Fred Brunings

The Walgett Soldiers` War Memorial was erected to commemorate the close of the World War One and records the names of those men who voluntarily left the district to take part in it, some of whom made the supreme sacrifice. Funding was received in 2014 for the restoration of the memorial. 

Location

Address:Castlereagh Highway & Wee Waa Street, Walgett, 2832
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.021506
Long: 148.116474
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Monument Manufacturer:D W Carter & Co (Sydney, N.S.W.)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 26th June, 1922
Front Inscription

  THOSE WHO FELL
    (Names)

    (Names)

Left Side Inscription

(Names)

THE GREAT WAR
 1914 - 1919
Memorial Erected 
BY THE 
WALGETT SHIRE COUNCIL
TO COMMEMORATE THE DEEDS
OF OUR SOLDIERS
AND TO RECORD THE NAMES
OF THOSE WHO
ENLISTED FROM THE DISTRICT.
                                    W.A.BELL 
                                   PRESIDENT


(Names)

Source: MA
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