Leeton ANZAC Memorial Clock Tower and Memorial Back to Search

Normal war memorial located on the leeton cenotaph

Details

Location Kurrajong Avenue & Chelmsford Place, Leeton, New South Wales, Australia
Type clock_tower
Description

A four-faced clock mounted atop a large white-painted obelisk into which four white marble plaques are inset. Veterans' names are inscribed on the plaques and blacked. Above each plaque is a green painted laurel wreath and words to signify whether the plaques refer to World War 1 or World War 2 veterans. The whole monument is mounted on three rectangular steps. A low metal chain attached to little pillars on the top step surrounds the the base of the memorial.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 11 November 1965 by Sir Iven Mackay, KBE, CMG, DSO and Bar, Croix de Guerre, Greek MC
Inscription

IN MEMORIAM

1914 1918

Our Glorious Dead
1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

Left Side Inscription
IN MEMORIAM

1914 1918

Our Glorious Dead
1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

Back Inscription
IN MEMORIAM

1939 1945

Our Glorious Dead
1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription
IN MEMORIAM

1939 1945

Our Glorious Dead
1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Inscription in Proximity
Plaque :

THIS ANZAC MEMORIAL CLOCK
Was Erected By
Leeton Sub-Branch of R.S.S.A.I.L.A.
With Public Subscription
And Was Unveiled By
Sir Iven Mackay,
K.B.E., C.M.G., D.S.O. and Bar, Croix de Guerre, Greek M.C.
And Dedicated On 11th November 1965.

W. R. Cox, President
E. B. Shepley, Secretary

Condition

Good

Names

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ROBB, Lindsay Walter

Service number NX52566
Private
2nd/19th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 14 Dec 1920

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FREWIN, Edwin Arthur

Service number 678
Private
1st Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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ROBB, Allan Stewart

Service number NX52465
Corporal
2nd/19th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 4 Jan 1919

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HINTON, Reginald Richard

Service number 412613
Sergeant
1 Advanced Flying Unit (RAF)
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 7 Jan 1921

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CLIFTON, Arthur John Charles

Service number NX36027
Private
2nd/19th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 12 Aug 1904

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BIAS, John Victor

Service number 1750
Gunner
Born Jun 1887

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ELRINGTON, Albert Leslie

Service number 5811
Private
17th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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DARE, James Nankivell

Service number NX35628
Private
2nd/19th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 15 Sep 1909

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