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02-December-2016
02-December-2016

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown

A tree commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Location

Address:35 Grant Street, Hospital , Bacchus Marsh, 3340
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.678489
Long: 144.434317
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1965
Front Inscription

ANZAC 1915

Plaque : 

Aleppo Pine
(Pinus brutia)

From the original lone pine on Gallipoli

Grown in the Jubilee Year 1965

Planted in memory of departed comrades

"Lest we forget".

Plaque :

The ANZAC Tree

This tree originated from a seedling of the original lone pine on Gallipoli.  It was donated by Legacy to perpetuate memories of gallant service and sacrifice of those who served in the armed forces.

The plaque and guard were erected in 1969 by these District ANZACs

Messrs. S. Blomeley, J. Cashmore, C. Edwards, K. Moore, W. MacKenzie, L. Simpson, D.C.M. and C. Todd.

For its care and protection in the years to come.

 

Source: MA,RSLV,SKP
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