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Inverell War Memorial was erected in memory of those who died in service and killed in action during World War One.
Inverell's war memorial, erected on the corner of Otho and Evans streets, was dedicated and unveiled on Tuesday last. November 11 — six years after the signing of the Armistice — by Dr. Earle Page, in the presence of a large attendance of citizens. A solemn religious service was conducted and the base of the column was covered with wreaths in memory of the dead soldiers. The memorial, which is a very handsome structure, cost £1800 and contains the names of 229 soldiers who paid the supreme sacrifice.
Moree Gwydir Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW),
17 November 1924.
|Address:||Evans & Lawrence Streets, Inverell, 2360|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -29.773913|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 25th April, 1924|