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Location Cnr East Esplanade and Ashburner Street, Manly, Manly Vale - New South Wales, Australia
Type memorial

A round white marble column set in a dish to form a fountain with a rectangular base and mounted on a single step made of the same stone. The base has inscriptions engraved on each of its four sides. The memorial is part of the Sydney Harbour foreshore.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 18 January 1908

Erected to the memory of Troopers H M Budd and S Lipscombe who died in the South African War. March 1900.

Also to the memory of F C Smalpage who was drowned in the breakers at Manly in endeavouring to save the life of Miss M Thorp on 17th January 1902. This fountain was unveiled by Mrs Alex Learmonth Mayoress of Manly on 18th January 1903. Municipality of Manly. Incorporated 6th January 1877.



Memorial unveiled 18 January 1908




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Service number 1370
New South Wales Imperial Bushmen
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 8 Apr 1879

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BUDD, Henry Martin

Service number 27
1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 1878

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