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Australian Ex Prisoners of War Memorial
Australian Ex Prisoners of War Memorial

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Peter F Williams

The Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial features a granite wall listing the names of Australian Prisoners of War (POW).

The listing is by surname and initials and shown by war. Between the Boer War (1899-1902) and the Korean War in the 1950`s 34,737 Australian servicemen and women (59 World War Two nurses) were incarcerated in prisoner-of-war camps.

Location

Address:Wendouree Parade & Carlton Street, Botanical Gardens, Ballarat, 3350
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.553296
Long: 143.821607
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:Peter Blizzard
Monument Manufacturer:Morton Dunn (Ballarat,VIC) , H. Troon (Ballarat,VIC)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 6th February, 2004
Source: MA,SKP,VWHI
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