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A monument commemorates those who served in the South African (Boer) War.
The Castlemaine South African War Memorial was unveiled on the 30th May 1903 by Lieutenant-Colonel McCay MP. The memorial paid tribute to those killed in action. The band played the march "Private Tommy Atkins" as a tribute to the fallen soldiers.
|Address:||Mostyn Street, Castlemaine, 3450|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.065433|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||11-October-1899|
|Actual Event End Date:||31-May-1902|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 30th May, 1903|
South African War
1899 - 1902
A memorial of the war services of soldiers from Castlemaine and District.
Erected by public subscription
Killed in action
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