Oxley War Memorial

Details

Location Memorial Park, Green Street, Oxley, Wangaratta - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Tall Grey Granite Obelisk

Built Monument Designer: W.H. Scott Monument Manufacturer: A Parnall (Wangaratta)
Opened 11 November 1922
Inscription

Gallipoli

Died On Service

[ Names ]

Erected By Residents
Of The
Shire Of Oxley
To Perpetuate The Memory Of
Citizens Of The Shire Who Served In
The Great War

1914 - 1918

Left Side Inscription
France

Served

[ Names ]

To Perpetuate The Memory
Of The Citizens Of The Shire
Who Died On Service
In The World War 1939 - 1945.

[ Names ]

Back Inscription
This Memorial Is Also Dedicated
To Those Who Served
In Later Conflicts & Peace
Keeping Missions Including
Korea 1950 - 1953
Vietnam 1962 - 1972
Iraq 2003 - 2011
Afghanistan 2001 -
East Timor 1999 - 2013
We Honour & Remember Their Sacrifice
Dedication Of This Plaque
11th November 2017

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

JARROTT, John Melbourne

Service number 5399
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jul 1897

FERGUSON, Norman

Service number 2316
Private
37th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Mar 1889

MATTHEWS, Norman Leslie

Service number VX104474
Private
24/39 Infantry Battalion AMF
Australian Military Forces (WW2)
Born 14 Apr 1915

KIDGELL, William Gawthorne

Service number 2556
Corporal
12th Machine Gun Company
AIF WW1
Born 30 May 1881

FERGUSON, Thomas Louden

Service number 2317
Lance Corporal
37th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

HANDCOCK, Frederick Ather

Service number 7568
Sapper
1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
AIF WW1
Born Jul 1893

NOLAN, Evan

Service number 3436
Private
59th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

LEWIS, Cecil Charles

Service number 5626
Second Lieutenant
Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
AIF WW1

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