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Location Queen Elizabeth Park, Main Street, Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey granite plinth with white marble soldier figurines

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

In Memory Of
KOREA
1950 - 1956

Inscription :

For God, King And Country,
Our Heroes In
GALLIPOLI
[ Names ]
EGYPT
[ Name ]
FRANCE
[ Names ]
Far Away From All Who Love Them
In A Hero`s Grave They Lie.

Erected by Women and Children
Of Lithgow
In Honor Of Lithgow`s Fallen Heroes
World War 1914 to 1919

Plaque :

In Memory Of The Fallen
World War II
Korea
Malaya
Vietnam

Left Side Inscription
For God, King and Country,
Our Heroes In
FRANCE
[ Names ]
Far Away From All Who Love Them
In A Hero`s Grave They Lie.

Back Inscription
For God, King And Country,
Our Heroes In France
[ Names ]
Far Away From All Who Love Them
In A Hero`s Grave They Lie.

Right Side Inscription
Plaque 1 :

Lithgow City R.S.L. Sub-Branch
Wishes To Express
Our Appreciation & Gratitude
To The Following :-
Lithgow City Council
Delta Electricity
Lithgow Workmen`s Club
Quota International of Lithgow
Lithgow Legacy Widows
For The Donations To The
Restoration Of This Memorial
This 26th Day Of October 2007

Plaque 2 :

Lithgow City R.S.L. Sub-Branch
Wishes To Extend
Our Appreciation And Gratitude To
The Lithgow City Council & Staff
For All Your Assistance
This 26th Day Of October 2007

Plaque 3:

This Cenotaph
was rededicated
by
Reverend
Howard Knowles
on
The 26th day of October 2007

In memory of
All personnel in all conflicts

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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HODGKISSON, Joseph William

Service number 5/400181
Private
3rd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 20 Sep 1932

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TAIT, Allan Roy

Service number 2217
Private
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Mar 1897

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HILLIER, Donald

Service number O4425
Squadron Leader
No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 23 Nov 1923

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STEPHENS, Geoffrey Ingram

Service number O647
Pilot Officer
No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 27 Apr 1927

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MURPHY, William Kevin

Service number 3/400143
Corporal
3rd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 13 Feb 1921

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BOURKE, Edmund George

Service number 2/401173
Lance Corporal
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 25 Mar 1927

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GILLAN, Bruce Thomson

Service number O33625
Flying Officer
No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 18 Nov 1929

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HALLEY, John Beverley

Service number O5309
Pilot Officer
No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 2 Aug 1926

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