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02-May-2019
02-May-2019

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The monument commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action during World War One. It was restored and rededicated on the 24th April 2005. 

The monument is a Celtic cross made of polished granite from the Gib at Bowral mounted on three cement steps and surrounded by a garden of rosemary ... symbolic of remembrance. Total height is approximately four and a half metres. The names of sixteen men of the parish are recorded on the face of the monument, the units in which they served and where they died. Three of the men died at Gallipoli.

Location

Address:Ferry Road & Ambrose Street, All Saints Anglican Church, Hunters Hill, 2110
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.835752
Long: 151.156194
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Front Inscription

To the glory of God

And in memory of the following members of His Majesty`s forces who gave their lives for King and Country in the Great War

1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

Their name liveth for evermore

Plaque :

This memorial was re-dedicated on ANZAC Eve, April 24th 2005, by the Rector the Reverend Philip Bradford, Hon. Chaplain 2/30th Battalion AIF.

Restoration of the memorial was made possible by grants from the Dept. Veterans' Affairs, the NSW Heritage Office and Hunters Hill Municipal Council.

The families of some of the men, parishioners, parish friends and community groups also contributed generously.

 We Will Remember Them.

 

Source: NRWM, MA
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