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Details

Location Mitchell Street, Hereford Street T Intersection, Stockton, Newcastle - New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Sandstone plinth with granite name plates, surmounted by a statue of an Australian Soldier, complete with rifle.

Plaques were added to the memorial in 2013 under a Saluting Their Service Grant to commemorate conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq and peacekeeping operations in Timor.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 25 April 1922 by Lieut Colonel Short
Inscription

Lest We Forget

1914 - 1918

Killed or died om active service
(Names)

This memorial was unveiled by Lt Col C R Short VD on ANZAC Day 25th April, 1922
T Griffiths Pres . J J Williams (Tres)
Mrs J Fairless C C Cody (Hon Secs)

World War II

This monument was erected in memory of the gallant men who enlisted from Stockton and served their country in the Great War (1914 - 1919)

For the honor & integrity of Australia & the British Empire and in defence of freedom

In memory of those who gave their lives in World War II

(Names)

Condition

Good

Names

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HEEPS, Jack Valentine

Service number 3125
Private
1st Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Apr 1886

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DOHERTY, Thomas Patrick

Service number 6980
Private
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1885

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HENDERSON, John Gavin

Service number 3128
Private
1st Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Nov 1881

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SCOBIE, Ralph Sylvester

Service number N7916
Major
16 Motor Regiment
Australian Military Forces (WW2)
Born 17 Jan 1900

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GRIFFITHS, William James

Service number 2566
Private
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Feb 1885

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SCOBIE, Frank Maitland

Service number 7583
Private
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Mar 1898

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DAVIES, Thomas Henry

Service number 401
Private
30th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

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CALLEN, Vincent Charles

Service number COMMI...
Lieutenant
34th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1889

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