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Location Sulphide & Argent Streets, Broken Hill, Broken Hill Municipality - New South Wales, Australia
Type Monument
Description

A sculptured bronze war memorial entitled "The Bomber" by artist Charles Web Gilbert.

It stands on a cairn of rough cut Harcourt granite and this rests on a platform of three surrounding steps. There are 4 bronze tablets with the names of 365 fallen from the district. The monument reaches a height of 6.4 metres.

Built Charles Web Gilbert
Opened 11 October 1925 by Sír John Monash
Inscription

To the memory of the men of Broken Hill and District who gave their lives in the Great War

1914 - 1918

Their name liveth for evermore

They were a wall unto us both by night and day

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Left Side Inscription
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Back Inscription
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Right Side Inscription
Web Gilbert 1924 Sculptor

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Condition

Good

Names

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CALLARD, James Emanuel

Service number 1641
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Aug 1894

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AYLIFFE, William Hawden

Service number 6537
Corporal
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Jun 1892

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VOGEL, Frederick

Service number 1832
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1892

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HAMBLETON, James William

Service number 4089
Sapper
Born 1872

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INWOOD, Robert Minney

Service number 1533
Sergeant
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Apr 1896

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ANSPACH, Wolfred Henry

Service number 225
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Apr 1894

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OSBORN, Cecil John

Service number 14130
Sapper
13th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 4 Nov 1889

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WELBURN, Frank

Service number 4904
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1891

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