Young Soldiers Memorial Tower
Young, New South Wales, Australia

The Young Soldiers Memorial Tower located at the Young Shire Council building on Main Street in the town of Young, situated amongst the rolling hills of central southern NSW. The foundation stone was laid in 1922 and the memorial tower unveiled on 29 May, 1924 as a tribute to all those from the Young district who served during the Great War. Within the Council Chamber building are honour rolls listing those from the district who served in all conflicts.

Close-up of the statue.

Close-up of the dedication plaque.

Close-up of the plaque located just beneath the dedication plaque.

Nighttime view of the memorial.

Nighttime overview of the area.
(All photos and text courtesy of Peter F. Williams)
© 2011 Peter F. Williams all rights reserved

Page published May 19, 2012