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The monument was originally erected to commemorate those who served in World War One, but has had an additional plque added to it to commemorate other conflicts.
Monument characteristics :
Grey granite monument approximately 4.5 metres high consisting of a square base surmounted by an ornate domed roof resting on four pillars.
|Address:||Jasper Road, Bentleigh Memorial Gardens, Bentleigh, 3204|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.920201|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 25th July, 1920|
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."
Our fallen heroes
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Lest we forget.
King and Country. In Honour of the Bentleigh Boys who have fallen in the Great War 1914-1818
To the Fallen. We will remember them
World War 2 1939 - 45
Malaya 1948 - 60
Korea 1950 - 53
Vietnam 1960 - 73
Borneo 1962 - 66
"Lest We Forget"
This plaque is to commemorate the restoration of the Bentleigh War Memorial 21 February 2006
Tom Grant BEM JP President and Committee Bentleigh RSL Sub Branch Inc
Cr David Feldman Mayor Glen Eira City Council