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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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ARMSTRONG, Colville Frederick

Service number 3683
Lance Corporal
Born 21 Jun 1897

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ROULSTON, Alexander Somerville

Service number 421127
Flying Officer
Born 2 Aug 1912

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BREASLEY, Leslie

Service number 6961
Private
3rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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MCKENZIE, Alexander Murdock

Service number 6293
Private
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Jun 1877

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BENSON, Francis Joseph

Service number 1132
Private
20th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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LAYH, Cyril Keith

Service number 1065
Corporal
Born 1892

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PORT, Reginald

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

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MCDONALD, Hector Donald

Service number 2171
Private
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1890

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