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Norfolk Island Cenotaph is a white-painted concrete obelisk commemorating those who died in service or were killed in action during both World Wars and Korea. The memorial was originally erected to commemorate those who lost their lives in World War One. The Memorial was unveiled on 25 April 1929 by the then Acting Administrator H. S.Edgar.

Location

Address:Quality Row and Pier Street, War Memorial Reserve, Norfolk Island , 2899
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -29.055836
Long: 167.956931
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 25th April, 1929
Front Inscription

        [Names]

        1939 - 1945
DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE
       [Names]
 

Right Side Inscription

                  TO
COMMEMORATE THE SERVICES
OF THE INHABITANTS OF THIS ISLAND
        WHO FOUGHT IN
         THE GREAT WAR
            1914 – 1919

Source: SKP, MA
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