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Narrandera War Memorial : 04-August-2014
Narrandera War Memorial : 04-August-2014

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson / Sandra Brown

Narrandera War Memorial commemorates those from the district who served in World War One. The Memorial is a circular granite monument which is located close to the Hankisson Fountain.

Major-General Sir Charles Rosenthal visited Narrandera on Wednesday and unveiled the monument erected by the  citizens in honour of those who served in the great war. The monument is of Marulan granite, circular in shape, capped with a brass urn. The names of the 324 volunteers including two nurses and 105 names of soldiers who fell, are inscribed on the memorial.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 23 November 1923.

Location

Address:East Street & Victoria Square, Memorial Gardens, Narrandera, 2700
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.747211
Long: 146.553778
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

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 21st November, 1923
Front Inscription

(Names)

LEST WE FORGET
     1914-1919

A Memorial To The Residents
     Of This District
Who Served In The Great War
    21st November 1923

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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