Subiaco Fallen Soldiers Memorial

Details

Location Rankin Gardens, Rokeby & Hamersley Roads , Subiaco, Nedlands - Western Australia, Australia
Type clock_tower
Description

The Memorial is a red brick neo-classical clock tower with white plaster embellishments and a copper conical roof. There is a single clock face with roman figures facing south-east. A door way in the rear of the tower leads to street level.

Built Monument Designer: E. H. Hamilton Monument Manufacturer: F. E. Sedgley
Opened 25 November 1923 by Governor of Western Australia, Sir Francis Newdegate
Inscription

Front Inscription
2nd World War
1939 - 1945

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Subiaco Fallen Soldiers Memorial
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This stone was laid by His Excellency the Governor Sir Francis Alexander Newdegate, K.C.M.G.

17th December 1922.

Plaque :

In memory of the fallen from Borneo, Korea, Malaya and Vietnam

Duty nobly done

Plaque :

Research in 2007 has added the following names of Subiaco servicemen who died in action
World War 1
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World War 2
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Lest We Forget
11th November 2008

Plaque :

This Fallen Soldiers` War Memorial was refurbished in April 2005 by the City of Subiaco conjointly with the Subiaco R.S.L. Sub Branch and with the assistance from Lotterywest and the Department of Veterans` Affairs

This plaque has been donated by Dr. Tom Dadour

Left Side Inscription
Their name liveth for evermore

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Right Side Inscription
The Great War. 1914 - 1919

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Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

HOLDER, Harry

Service number 7251
Private
16th Infantry Battalion (WW1)
AIF WW1
Born Jun 1885

READ, Percy Ernest

Service number 583
Corporal
28th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Oct 1892

ALLDAY, Herbert Sumner

Service number WX12153
Sapper
2nd/6th Field Park Company
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 18 Sep 1907

RAITT, William James

Service number WX9712
Private
2nd/32nd Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 13 Dec 1906

FRANKLYN, John William

Service number OFFICER
Second Lieutenant
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Nov 1897

GRAY, Lewis

Service number WX421
Lance Corporal
Infantry Training Battalions
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 26 Apr 1913

NICOL, John Gordon

Service number 333
Lieutenant
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Aug 1894

EVANS, Eric Leslie Keith

Service number W25093
Private
Born 18 Jul 1922

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