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Location Maitland Park, Walker Street, Maitland, Maitland Municipality - New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The memorial consists of a square base with a tall slightly tapered column with a winged female statue at the top. The base and column is of a highly polished dark gray stone, while the statue is of white marble. Memorial walls were placed to the left and right behind the monument to commemorate those who served in later wars and conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Built Architect: W. H. Pender; Sculptor: A. Goode
Opened 11 November 1922 by ALICE FRY-MAYORESS
Inscription

MAITLAND`S FALLEN HEROES

1914 (Names) 1919

TO PERPETUATE The MEMORY OF "MAITLAND`S FALLEN HEROES."
GREAT WAR 1914 -1919

This Stone Was Laid on 11th Nov. 1922 By ALDERMAN H.W. FRY J.P., MAYOR.

W.H. Pender F.I.A A.Goode
NSW Architect Sculptor

( Lower Plaque )

REMEMBRANCE DAY
THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ENDING OF WORLD WAR 1 ON 11TH NOVEMBER 1918

IT IS IN MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE MAITLAND AREA WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED ON THIS MEMORIAL CENOTAPH

LEST WE FORGET

UNVEILED BY THE PRESIDENT OF MAITLAND R.S.L. SUB-BRANCH MR. E.A.BULMER ON REMEMBRANCE DAY 11TH NOVEMBER 1993.

Left Side Inscription
(Names)
Back Inscription
UNVEILED ON ANZAC DAY 25th APRIL 1923 BY ALICE FRY-MAYORESS
Right Side Inscription
(Names)

Condition

Good

Names

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ANSTEY, John Percy

Service number 4726
Sergeant
54th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

STOUT, Albert Charles

Service number 904
Sergeant
35th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1895

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