St John`s War MemorialPrint Page
St John`s War Memorial, situated on the north-western side of the church’s outer wall, is dedicated to the 60 local parishioners who lost their lives during World War One (1914-1918). The parishioners included locals from around the area, as well as staff and officer cadets from the Royal Military College (Duntroon). One of the fallen listed is Major General William Throsby Bridges, the founder of Duntroon College and the first commander of the Australian Imperial Force.
|Address:||45 Constitution Avenue, St John the Baptist Anglican Church, Reid, 2612|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.28715|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 7th December, 1924|
To the glory of God and in memory of those who gave their lives in the Great War
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"THY DEAD MEN SHALL LIVE." ISAIAH. 26 : 18.