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Location Steyne Park, William St., Double Bay, Woollahra - New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Bronze statue of a Digger 'at the ready' designed and executed by William Priestly Macintosh. Inscribed beneath the figure are the words 'Freedom, Justice and Australia'. The statue is mounted on a trachyte pedestal with four Corinthian columns with bronze capitals, the whole on a stepped base. Pedestal designed by Oscar Backhouse.

Built Monument Designer: William Priestly Macintosh (Digger) Oscar Backhouse (Pedestal) Monument Manufacturer: Messrs Anselem Odling & Sons (pedestal)
Opened 2 August 1919 by His Excellency the Governor Sir Walter Davidson
Inscription

Freedom, Justice, And Australia.

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Honour To The Brave.
The Great War
1914-1919

Left Side Inscription
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Back Inscription
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Right Side Inscription
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Condition

Good

Names

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DOWLING, Brian Laidley

Service number 1408
Driver
301st Company Mechancial Transport
AIF WW1
Born 25 Jun 1889

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GLAZEBROOK, William

Service number 572
Private
12th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 16 Dec 1889

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BUSKIN, Alexander Frank

Service number OFFICER
Second Lieutenant
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Feb 1889

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DAVENPORT, Guy Kennedy

Lieutenant
4th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 8 Jan 1891

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PEARCE, Arthur Stuart

Service number 6810
Private
3rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born May 1899

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TEECE, Roy Noel

Service number OFFICER
Captain
1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1880

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BEAVER, Maxwell Keith

Service number 371
Private
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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SHAFTO, Robert Ralston

Service number 83
Driver
Australian Motor Transport Company
AIF WW1
Born 9 Jul 1897

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