World War Two and CENEF MemorialPrint Page
A polished brass plaque commemorates the men and women who served in the King`s Forces during World War two and those who served in the name of the church. The plaque has an enamel badge of the CENEF at the top and is attached to a side wall of the Cathedral.
The CENEF was the Church of England National Emergency Fund which conducted a number of facilities and services, including recreation huts at St Andrew's Cathedral, for service personnel during and shortly after World War Two.
|Address:||George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.874006|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 24th October, 1945|
Dedicated As A Memorial To The
Men And Women Who Served
In The King's Forces During The
World War 1939-1945 And To The
Men And Women Who Served Them
In The Name Of The Church.
Unveiled By His Royal Highness
THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER
PC, KG, KT , KP, GCB, GCMG, GCVO,
Governor General of Australia,
October 24th 1945