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Location Victory Memorial Gardens, Baylis & Morrow Streets, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The Cenotaph was originally unveiled in memory of the fallen of World War One.

The panels bear the name of 202 soldiers from Wagga who were killed in World War One, and also commemorates those who were killed in World War Two and Vietnam.

Built Pitt & Morrow (Wagga Wagga, N.S.W.)
Opened 17 September 1922
Inscription

FOR GOD
KING AND
COUNTRY

Erected To The Memory Of
The Men Of Wagga Wagga
And District
Who Fell In The Great War
1914-1918.

(NAMES)

Left Side Inscription
(Names)
Back Inscription
FOR GOD
KING AND
COUNTRY

Erected To The Memory Of
The Men Of Wagga Wagga
And District
Who Fell In The Great War
1914-1918.

(NAMES)

Right Side Inscription
(Names)

To The Memory Of
Those Who Fell In Vietnam
1962 - 1973
(Names)

Condition

Good

Names

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WASLIN, William Pickard

Service number 965
Trooper
7th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 8 Sep 1893

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KELLY, Leo

Service number 906
Private
20th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Feb 1897

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CONQUIT, George Daniel

Service number NX36653
Private
Born 28 Jun 1920

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PORT, Reginald

Service number 2459
Private
56th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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SLATTERY, John Michael

Service number 2787079
Private
1st Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 2 Aug 1946

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HINTON, Wilfred Frank

Service number 2390
Captain
Born 28 Feb 1887

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ECCLESTON, Wallace Lanvel

Service number NX36225
Private
2nd/17th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 13 Nov 1919

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HILTON, Victor George

Service number 719
Trooper
7th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1896

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