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26-November-2012
26-November-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A monument commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts that Australia has been involved in, including colonial era conflicts.

It is located behind the War Memorial.

Location

Address:Newell Highway & Wollamai Street, Behind War Memorial, Finley, 2713
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.639785
Long: 145.579429
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 11th November, 1998
Front Inscription

(top plaque)

TO COMMEMORATE THOSE MEN AND WOMEN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND TO  REMEMBER THOSE WHO RETURNED BUILD A NATION

Conflicts Involving Servicemen and Servicewomen Enlisted with Australian Forces

Conflict                                From                To

New Zealand (Anglo-Maori) 1860 -                1861
Sudan                                    03 - 03 - 1885 - 08 - 05 - 1885
South Africa (Boer)                11 - 10 - 1899 - 10 - 08 - 1902
Boxer Rebellion                      06 - 08 - 1900 - 25 - 04 - 1901
First World War                      04 - 08 - 1914 -  11 - 11 - 1918
Second World War                 03 - 09 - 1939 -  15 - 08 - 1945
Korean War                           29 - 06 - 1950 -   27 - 07 - 1953
Malayan Emergency              31 - 05 - 1950 -   31 - 07 - 1960
Indonesian Confrontation       10 - 10 - 1963 -  01 - 10 - 1966
Vietnam War                           03 - 08 - 1962 - 23 - 12 - 1973
Persian Gulf                            22 - 08 - 1990 - 09 - 06 - 1991
Peacekeeping


Plaque 1 :
KOREAN WAR 
1950-1953            1953 -1956
Active Service  Peacekeeping


Plaque 2:
Erected By FINLEY RSL SUB-BRANCH
REMEMBRANCE DAY
11 NOVEMBER 1998

Source: MA,SKP
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