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Location Civic Centre Gardens, Hare Street, Echuca, Campaspe - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A marble statue of a World War One soldier, with arms reversed, standing on a tall column. The column rests on a rectangular pedestal on a six-sided columned plinth on a three-stepped base. At either side of the memorial are honour roll panels containing the names of those from the district who served in the conflicts.

** (WW2) F denotes female

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 16 November 1927
Inscription

MCMXIV

THE
GLORIOUS
DEAD

Left Side Inscription
THIS MEMORIAL
WAS UNVEILED ON 16TH NOV. 1927
BY
BRIG.-GENERAL J. K. FORSYTH C.M.G. D.S.O.

[Honour Roll Panel]
HONOR ROLL
1914 THE GREAT WAR 1918]
[Names]

1914 THE GREAT WAR 1918
THIS HONOR ROLL
WAS ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS OF
ECHUCA AND DISTRICT
IN HONOR OF THOSE
WHO FOUGHT AND FELL FOR THE EMPIRE
HON. H. McKENZIE PRES.
HART HICKS HON. SECT.
ECHUCA SOLDIERS MEMORIAL COMMITTEE
[Names]

Back Inscription
MCMXIV

THE
GLORIOUS
DEAD

Right Side Inscription
The Great War.
1914 .1918

THE GREAT WAR. 1914 .1918
ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF
ECHUCA AND DISTRICT
IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR
KING AND EMPIRE.

Honour Roll Panel
1939 1972
THOSE WHO SERVED
[Names]

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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EAST, Benjamin

Service number 1846
Private
60th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1886

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FERRIER, Sutton Henry

Service number 176
Corporal
10th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1877

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LAWRY, Harry

Service number 5694
Private
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1898

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BOTTOMLEY, William John

Service number 7199
Private
21st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1879

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SMITH, Herbert Gordon

Service number 820
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Apr 1893

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MOORHOUSE, Leslie James

Service number OFFICER
Captain
46th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1887

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HARGREAVES, George

Service number 2375
Private
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1886

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KEARNEY, Augustine Michael

Service number 410498
Flight Sergeant
No. 622 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 16 Sep 1922

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