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S.A.S.A. Plaque : March 2014
S.A.S.A. Plaque : March 2014
Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams
The plaque commemorates the first Australian colonial soldiers to go the assistance to Great Britain during the Sudan conflict and South African (Boer) War.

Location

Address:Argyle & Lower Fort Streets, The Garrison Church, Millers Point, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.858433
Long: 151.205539
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Approx. Event Start Date:1899
Approx. Event End Date:1902

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 9th December, 1956
Front Inscription

S • A • S • A
1899    1902
The South  -   - African War

To commemorate the first Colonial soldiers to go to the assistance of the homeland

Soudan Contingents 1885 and the South African Contingents 1899-1902

Presented by the South African Soldiers Association of New South Wales Australia

Dedicated Dec. 9th 1956

 

Source: MA
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