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13-August-2015
13-August-2015

Photographs supplied by Stephen Woods

The War Memorial commemorates those from the district who served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. The memorial was originally erected to commemorate those who served in World War One.  

The surrounds of the memorial were upgraded to commemorate the men and women of the district who served in all conflicts and peacekeeping operations. The upgrading, which was unveiled in 2006, includes a brick structure behind the memorial containing the World War Two Honour Roll. 

Location

Address:Main & Victoria Streets, Paterson, 2421
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.603056
Long: 151.614167
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Designer:Messrs J. J. Edstein & Sons

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 13th August, 1922
Front Inscription

For God, King, and Empire.
         1914 - 1918

        [ Names ]

Erected In Honor Of Those
From This District Who Served
   In The Great War
      1914-1918

Left Side Inscription

Honor Roll 

[ Names ]

Back Inscription

Honor Roll 

[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription

Honor Roll 

[ Names ]

Inscription in Proximity

Plaque :

Saluting Their Service

The upgrading of the surrounds was to commemorate the men and women of the Paterson District who served our country in all theatres of operation, be it in war, peace, other conflicts or peace-keeping 
Lest We Forget
The People of the Paterson District
Gresford RSL Sub-Branch
Department of Veteran Affairs
Rotary Club of Paterson Inc.
Plaque officially unveiled by Don Whatham, Rotary District 9670 Governor and Steve Low, Mayor of Dungog
April 9th, 2006

Plaque :

Roll of Honour
Paterson District 
[ Names ]
Womens' Service
[Names]
World War  1939 - 1945

A Community Project Of The Rotary Club of Paterson Inc.
Department of Veteran Affairs

 

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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