Armidale Memorial Fountain

Details

Location Central Park, Barney Street, Armidale, Armidale Dumaresq - New South Wales, Australia
Type other
Description

The war memorial, built by the citizens of Armidale, and constructed substantially of Uralla granite, was unveiled in the city park by the Governor. The memorial, which is in the form of a fountain, cost about £1500, and bears the names of 850 (sic) soldiers.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 21 October 1922
Inscription

Armidale and District

Lest We Forget 1914 - 1918

Rabual France Palestine Mesopotamia Belgium Gallipoli Egypt

Plaque :

Dedicated to all women who served in all wars

Left Side Inscription
Plaque :

Australia Remembers
1945 - 1995

This plaque is a memorial to the men & women of Australia who paid the supreme sacrifice during World War II

Lest We Forget

Plaque :

In memory of Korea
1950 - 1956

Right Side Inscription
Plaque :

In memory of all who served Australia in war

Condition

Fair - weathered and many names unreadable

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

GENTLE, George Joseph

Service number 6902
Private
20th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Nov 1899

SLOAN, John James

Service number 672
Staff Sergeant Major
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Apr 1878

CHERRY, Loyal George

Service number 803
Lieutenant
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1894

CURTIS, John Alan

Service number 1179
Private
20th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Jul 1896

VARLEY, Arthur Leslie

Service number NX35005
Brigadier
Born 13 Oct 1893

MOLLOY, William Patrick

Service number 131
Private
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Jul 1892

BRAUND, George Frederick

Service number COMMI...
Lieutenant Colonel
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Jul 1866

MARTYN, Markham Athelstan

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant Colonel
2nd Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 5 Jun 1881

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