Kyeburn and Kokonga war memorial

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Kyeburn and Kokonga war memorial located in Swinburn Cemetery. 

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FIRST SIDE:
Erected by the residents of Kyeburn and Kokonga to the memory of their fallen soldiers who paid the supreme sacrifice in the Great War 1914-1918 THEIR DUTY DONE Unveiled April 1920

There is a link death cannot sever
Fond remembrance lasts forever.

SECOND SIDE:
Lieut. P. Logan
Corp. A. Strode
Corp. W.H.Crawford
Corp. J.Mathewson

THIRD SIDE:
Privates E. Coyle
D. Healy
C. R Sullivan

FOURTH SIDE:
Privates J. Taylor
J. D. Cathro
J.G. Crutchley

WORLD WAR II 1939-1945
In Grateful Remembrance
Gunner J.H. Reid
Aircraftsman D.M. Mathewson.

There is also a brass plaque in the Presbyterian Church at Kokonga:

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
In loving memory of
Donald Meldrum Mathewson
John Henry Reid
Who laid down their lives for King and Country in World War 1939-1945 "Faithful unto death their name liveth evermore"
Erected by their Relatives.

Site Style Ornamentation Unveiling Date No of Dead
  Plinth Urn 25-April-1920  

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Dale Hartle (Mrs)

Posted: 09 Jun 2013

Please see http://www.webgirl.co.nz/SharpHealy/denishealy.html
for details of the life and times of Denis Healy, listed on this memorial.