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Lockhart War Memorial : 05-August-2011
Lockhart War Memorial : 05-August-2011

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

Lockhart and District War Memorial commemorates those from the district who died in service or were killed in action during World Wars One and Two.  The memorial was originally erected to commemorate the fallen of World War One. 

The Lockhart War Memorial Committee has made arrangements to unveil the war memorial monument in the Recreation Reserve on Anzac Day. A commemoration service will be held in connection with the ceremony, a special order having been prepared by a subcommittee. Mr. R. T. Ball, Minister for Agriculture, has been invited to unveil the monument with the assistance of Mr. Walter Day, and Mr. R. S. Drummond, manager of the State Wheat Board. The Lockhart District Returned Soldiers and the Lockhart Band will be in attendance. A suitable opportunity will be given during the ceremony for private persons to place wreaths on the monument.
Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW), 21 April 1922.

Location

Address:Hebden Street, Lockhart, 2656
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.222808
Long: 146.718758
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 25th April, 1922
Front Inscription

For God, King and Country

     ERECTED BY
  The Residents Of
LOCKHART And District
In Grateful Memory Of
The Men Who Gave Their Lives
In The Cause Of Liberty
During The Great Wars
    1914 - 1919  
    1939 -1945

Greater Love Hath No Man Than This.

   Lest We Forget


 

Left Side Inscription

1914 - 1919
[ Names ]

Back Inscription

1939 - 1945
[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription

1914 - 1919
[ Names ]

Source: MA, NRWM
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