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Location Collins Park, Forsyth & Thorne Streets, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

White Marble obelisk on concrete base

The monument, which is of marble, is of the usual type, stands about 10 feet in height, and is erected in the centre of the park. On the side facing the main entrance from Fox-street a helmet, bayonet and rifle are carved, and below the following inscription is neatly executed : "Erected by the comrades and admirers and family to the memory of J. F. Palazzi, of N.S.W. 1st Contingent M.R., who fell at Palmietfontein, S.A., 19th July, 1900. aged 22 years.

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Built Not yet discovered
Opened 14 December 1901
Inscription

Erected by comrades, admirers and family to the memory of Joseph F. Palazzi of N.S.W. 1st Contingent M.R.

Who fell at Palmietfontein S.Africa
19th July 1900
Aged 22 years.

For his Queen and country

Condition

Fair

Names

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PALAZZI, Joseph Faustino

Service number 90
Private
1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 23 Sep 1877

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