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Location Honour Avenue, Corowa, Corowa Shire - New South Wales, Australia
Type Clock Tower
Description

The memorial, the construction of which was entrusted to Mr. A.J. Goode, sculptor, of Sydney , a returned soldier takes the form of a clock tower, and is of plain, obelisk design. The monument proper is built of Sydney sandstone. In the centre of the lower portion there are three highly- polished trachyte panels bearing the names of the fallen of the district: the fourth face gives entrance to the interior of the tower, where three flights of steps ascend into the clock room, in which an electric Pulysyeli clock fitted with a striker and bell, weighing 2½ cwt. has been installed.

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Built Mr. A.J. Goode (Sydney)
Opened 10 September 1922 by Major-General Sir Charles Rosenthal
Inscription

The Glorious Dead

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Plaque :

This Memorial Was Unveiled By
Maj-Gen Sir Charles Rosenthal, K.C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.
M.L.A. For Bathurst
10th September, 1922

Plaque :

1939 - WORLD WAR II - 1945
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Plaque :

This Stone Was Laid By
The Hon. R. T. Ball, M.L.A.,
Minister For Works, Railways And State Enterprise
On The 26th June, 1922

Left Side Inscription
Gallipoli

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Right Side Inscription
France

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Condition

Good

Names

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BREEN, James Francis

Service number 603
Private
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Oct 1887

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ROSSER, Richard Walters

Service number 1089
Sergeant
3rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Mar 1894

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O'LEARY, Daniel James

Service number 343
Private
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 11 Sep 1890

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ANSTEE, Edward Alfred

Service number 464
Private
13th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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GODBER, Charles Edwin

Service number 5100
Private
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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