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26-June-2015 (Tom Bird)
26-June-2015 (Tom Bird)

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The monument commemorates those who served in World War One. Funding was received in 2013 for restoration of the monument.

Very favourable comment has been received upon the beautiful soldiers monument recently erected in Brocklesby. The monument which is of the Gothic order of architecture was designed by Mr. T. Greenfield of Albury and the whole of the work was carried out in his yards under his personal direction with the exception of the lamp stand which was made by a Melbourne firm to Mr Greenfield's specifications and drawings. The monument has marble panels on fours sides inscribed with the names of the thirty-eight lads who volunteered from Brocklesby and district.
The Border Morning Mail and Riverina Times, 16th August 1919.


Address:Howlong Road, School of Arts, Brocklesby, 2642
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.822427
Long: 146.680441
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Designer:Mr T. Greenfield (Albury, NSW)


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 30th July, 1919
Front Inscription

The Great War

1914 - 1918.

For King and Country.

Died On Service 

[ Names ]

Left Side Inscription

[ Names ]

Back Inscription

30th July 1919

[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription

[ Names ]

Source: MA,SKP
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au