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01-February-2015
01-February-2015

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown / Roger Johnson

The monument was originally erected to commemorate those from Grenfell who died in service or were killed in action in World War Two.  A plaque was added to the memorial to commemorate those who served in Korea, Malaya, Borneo and Vietnam.

A plaque with the names of 41 local servicemen and women who received decorations from the First World War to Korea was placed on the memorial in 2011. 

Monument characteristics :

A polished grey granite monolith, and on its top is a metal bowl containing a plastic representation of a flame. 

 

Location

Address:Mid Western Highway & Burrangong Street, Weddin Shire Memorial Park, Grenfell, 2810
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.895049
Long: 148.162935
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Front Inscription

1939 - 1945

LEST WE FORGET

[Names]

Left Side Inscription
Australia Remembers
1945 -1995

IN HONOUR OF THE MEN & WOMEN WHO SERVED  AUSTRALIA IN TIME OF CONFLICT  DURING WORLD WAR II

LEST WE FORGET
Right Side Inscription

TO COMMEMORATE THOSE WHO SERVED IN KOREA MALAYA BORNEO VIETNAM

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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