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16-August-2015
16-August-2015

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Duri Memorial Gates commemorate those who served in World War One and World War Two. The gates contain a memorial tablet erected in memory of Frank Rixon who was killed in action during World War Two. 

Location

Address:Werris Creek Road, Sports Ground, Duri, 2344
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.218104
Long: 150.819917
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 25th April, 1954
Front Inscription

      D. M. S. C.

1914 - 18  1939 - 45

Left Side Inscription

      These Gates
Were Officially Opened On
ANZAC Day 1954, By

    Mr. P. J. Page.
Initial President Of The
Duri Progress Association

Right Side Inscription

In Loving Memory Of
FRANK RIXON

Killed In Action 7th May 1945
Aged 22 years.

"He is not Dead that Liveth."

Source: MA,SKP
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