Norfolk Island War Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member endeavour3
S 29° 03.350 E 167° 57.420
58J E 787924 N 6782218
Quick Description: The Cenotaph at the intersection of Pier Street and Quality Row, is Norfolk Island’s War Memorial.
Location: Norfolk Island
Date Posted: 4/26/2022 1:45:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM163DD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
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Long Description:
The Centaph at Kingston is the site of Norfolk Island's memorial to the sacrifices the people of Norfolk Island have made during times of war. It is the community’s principal point of focus in significant war service commemorations.

The World War I plaque honours the Norfolk Islanders who served in World War I.
The 13 Norfolk Islanders who died on active service are marked with a ? against there name.

The front inscription reads
To commemorate the services of the inhabitants of this island who fought in the Great War
1914 - 1919.
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 4/25/1929

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Administrator of Norfok Island

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Australia/New Zealand

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
Corner of Pier Street & Quality Row
Norfolk Island, Norfolk Island


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