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Ballarat Cenotaph : 06-December-2011
Ballarat Cenotaph : 06-December-2011

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Graeme Saunders

The Ballarat Cenotaph was erected in memory of those who died in service or were killed in action in World Wars One and Two.

The cenotaph was unveiled by the Governor, Sir Dallas Brooks on the 24th November 1949 in front of a crowd estimated to be between 3000 and 4000 people.

Monument characteristics :

Stone cenotaph

Location

Address:Sturt & Lyons Street South , Ballarat, 3350
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.561355
Long: 143.852339
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:John B Shimmin (architect)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 24th November, 1949
Source: MA,RSLV,SKP,VWHI
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