Charlton War Memorial

Details

Location High Street (Calder Highway) & Halliday Street, Charlton, Buloke - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey granite column with Digger

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 23 June 1923 by Acting Premier, Sir William McPherson.
Inscription

IN MEMORY OF
THE SOLDIERS OF
CHARLTON AND DISTRICT
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
FOR THE EMPIRE
DURING THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919

ERECTED BY THE CITIZENS
— OF —
CHARLTON AND DISTRICT
IN MEMORY OF THOSE
WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
WORLD WAR 2. 1939-1945
(Names)
LEST WE FORGET

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

RICH, Frank Stewart

Service number VX2407
Corporal
Born 9 Jul 1913

CARLSON, Francis Adrian

Service number VX11778
Private

FOX, Lloyd Alan

Service number 401281
Pilot Officer
Born 27 Apr 1917

RAINFORD, William Edward Bertram

Service number V147450
Private
General Hospitals - WW2
Australian Military Forces (WW2)
Born 18 Mar 1890

DWYER, Jack Augustine

Service number V245460
Private
38 Infantry Battalion AMF
Australian Military Forces (WW2)
Born 7 Apr 1923

DEW, John Alfred

Service number VX39705
Private
Born 9 May 1911

ROWLING, Percy William

Service number 401287
Flying Officer
Born 14 Aug 1912

HEDGER, John Henry

Service number 418114
Warrant Officer
No. 3 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 24 Apr 1921

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