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Ist Light Horse & 8th Div Memorial : 27-November-2014
Ist Light Horse & 8th Div Memorial : 27-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown
Memorial plaques commemorate the 1st Light Horse Regiment A.I.F & H.Q.8th Division 2nd A.I F. who trained on the site prior to embarkation in both World Wars. The plaque was restored and rededicated in 1990.

Location

Address:Florence & Evans Avenues, Florence Avenue Reserve, Eastlakes, 2018
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.92533
Long: 151.214665
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Front Inscription
(Plaque 1)
This plaque has been erected
to honour the memory of the officers and men
of the 1st Light Horse Regiment A.I.F.
and HQ, 8th Division, 2nd A.I.F.
who trained on this site
the former Rosebery Race Course,
prior to embarkation during both World Wars
1914 - 1918     1939 - 1945

(plaque 2)
This plaque was restored by
Botany Municipal Council
               and
Rededicated to the Ist Light Horse Regiment A.I.F
and HQ 8th Division, 2nd A.I.F.
                  on
Sunday August 12 1990 by
HIS WORSHIP THE MAYOR OF BOTANY
ALDERMAN RON HOENIG

 
Source: MA
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