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Location Cameron Park, Nanima Crescent, Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A bronze sculpture comprising three figures surmounts the memorial. Seated at centre is "Winged Victory" with sword. A partly armoured figure bearing a palm branch is alongside and symbolises the spirit in which Australia entered World War One. The third figure represents History recording in a book the deeds of those who saw service.

Granite Base with Bronze plaques with names inscribed

Built Gilbert Doble (Marrickville, N.S.W.) - Designer W. Larcombe & Son (Dubbo, N.S.W.) - Manufacturer
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

To our glorious dead

[ Names ]

PRO PATRIA

Erected by the people of Wellington in remembrance of the brave

MCMXXIII

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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RADBURN, Russell Wallace

Service number 7030
Private
1st Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1

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HUBBARD, Edwin Arthur

Service number 3327A
Lance Corporal
53rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 May 1894

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BROWN, Albert Ernest

Service number 4013105
Flight Sergeant
No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 4 Nov 1918

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BUNYAN, Harry

Service number 82
Trooper
12th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 8 Oct 1897

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ROSE, William Alfred

Service number 3245
Private
56th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jun 1895

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ABERNETHY, Roderic Bell

Service number 14705
Petty Officer
HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
Royal Australian Navy
Born 7 Dec 1909

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BROCKLEBANK, William Holcroft

Service number 7196
Private
36th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Sep 1891

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BURGES, Frederick William

Service number 5297
Lance Corporal
20th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Sep 1897

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