Swan Hill War Memorial

Details

Location Campbell & McCallum Streets, Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The Swan Hill Memorial is a white-painted concrete cenotaph on which is a white marble tablet which includes the names of soldiers from the diatrict who lost their lives in the First World War, down either side of which is a black marble tablet inscribed with the fallen from World War 2 and Korea.
The memorial was expanded with the WW2 names and officially unveiled by Sir Dallas Brooks on 23rd May 1958.

Built M. Bartolai (Swan Hill, VIC)
Opened 23 May 1958 by Sir Dallas Brooks
Inscription

Borough And Shire
Of
Swan Hill
Those Who Laid Down Their Lives
The Great War
1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

1939 - 45
[ Names ]

This Memorial Was Unveiled
By
His Excellency General Sir Dallas Brooks
K.C.B., K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., D.S.O., K.ST.J.,
Governor of Victoria
23rd May 1958

Back Inscription
Great War
1914
Commemoration Of Australian Soldiers
ANZAC Reserve

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

HEATH, Henry

Service number 2382
Lance Corporal
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

BROCKLEBANK, Thomas

Service number 3033
Private
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1897

HAWKE, Stanley

Service number 601 /...
Second Lieutenant
Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1890

BRANSON, Albert Warburton

Service number VX25068
Private
Born 8 Dec 1916

MELLINGTON, Vincent Charles

Service number 6565
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1895

VAUGHAN, Harold Bernard

Service number 1669
Private
19th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

MINNIECE, Charles Andrew

Service number 3870
Private
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1886

LANCASTER, William James

Service number VX22839
Corporal
Born 12 Jan 1901

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