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18-August-2015
18-August-2015

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams
Geraldton Memorial Wall commemorates those who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. The war contains a number of plaques dedicated to various conflicts. 

Location

Address:Chapman Road & Forrest Street, Birdwood House, Geraldton, 6530
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.771693
Long: 114.612706
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

Plaque 1: 
KOREA
(The Forgotten War)
25 June 1950 - 27 July 1953

IN MEMORY
OF THOSE 
AUSTRALIANS
WHO DIED AND IN
HONOUR OF
THOSE WHO SERVED

"LEST WE FORGET"

Plaque 2:
HELLENIC REPUBLIC   (Inscription in Greek)
In recognition of the brave
men and women of
Australia, New Zealand,
Great Britain and Greece
who, through a common
spirit, defended their
countries against those who
sort to conquer them. 

Greek Australian RSL - Geraldton Sub Branch
Hellenic Society of Geraldton Inc. 
Donated by Nicholas M and Evelyn Geronimos

Plaque 3:
VIETNAM VETERANS
1962 -1975
FOR ALL WHO SERVED 

HONOUR THE DEAD  FIGHT FOR THE LIVING

Plaque 4: 
IN MEMORY OF THOSE
ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER
MEN AND WOMEN OF THE
MIDWEST REGION OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA
WHO SERVED AND DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY
AUSTRALIA
IN ITS HOUR OF NEED

PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY DEPARTMENT OF INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS

Plaque 5:
THE NATIONAL SERVICEMEN'S
ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA

MIDWEST SUB BRANCH

COMMEMORATING THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY
                       OF
NATIONAL SERVICE TRAINING IN AUSTRALIA

            1951 - 1972
SERVICE TO THE NATION

ERECTED WITH THANKS FROM A GRANT BY DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS 2005

 

Source: MA
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