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Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A monument commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

 

Location

Address:Murchison Highway, Wee Georgie Wood Steam Railway, Tullah, 7321
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.730365
Long: 145.624452
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 14th April, 2015
Front Inscription

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Korean War
1950 - 1953

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Vietnam War 
1962 - 1973

Left Side Inscription

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Lest We Forget

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During its history the Australian army has fought a number of major wars, including : 

Second Boer War (1899 - 1902),
First World War (1914 - 1918),
the Second World War (1939 - 1945),
Korea War (1950 - 1953),
Malayan Emergency (1950 - 1960),
Indonesia - Malayala Confrontation (1962 - 1966),
Vietnam War (1962 - 1973) and more recently in Afghanistan (2001 - Present) and Iraq (2003 - Present).

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World War 1
1914 - 1918

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World War II
1939 - 1945

Right Side Inscription

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Afghanistan
2001 - present

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Iraq
2003 - present

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Tullah
In memory of those who gave their lives for their country

Lest We Forget

"When you go home, tell them of us and say, for their tomorrow, we gave our today

These words are attributed to John Maxwell Edmonds (1876 - 1958)

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This project officially opened on 14th April 2015 by Brett Whiteley MP Federal Member for Braddon and supported by : 

The Australian Government`s Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program

CRF Contracting & Consulting Pty Ltd
Tullah Progress Association
MMG One Rosebery Leadership Network
Unity Mining
Kerry and Mary Hay, Rosebery
Wee Georgie Wood Steam Railway Inc.
 

 

Source: MA
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