Sergeant Major Albert HoughtonPrint Page
Obelisk commemorates Sergeant-Major Albert Houghton who was a soldier killed in the South African (Boer) War. The memorial was erected by the residents of Inverleigh and unveiled by Colonel Templeton on the 14th May 1902.
The Argus, 17th May 1902.
|Address:||Hamilton Highway & Railway Street, Inverleigh, 3321|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.102025|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||16-October-1901|
|Actual Event End Date:||16-October-1901|
Erected by the inhabitants, in memory of Serjt. Major Albert Houchton(sic) Victorian 5th Contingent killed in action at Utrecht, South Africa, 16th October, 1901. He did his duty as a soldier and a man