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23-March-2008 (Kent Watson)
23-March-2008 (Kent Watson)

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Graeme Saunders / Roger Johnson

A memorial commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.  It was originally unveiled by the Earl of Stradbroke on Armistice Day, November 11th, 1921 in memory of those who served in World War One. The names of those who served in World War Two were added to the memorial at a later date. 

Monument characteristics :

A white marble soldier statue on a polished grey granite column on a 2-stepped granite base.

Location

Address:Godfrey & Station Streets, Post Office, Boort, 3537
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.1162
Long: 143.722629
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Manufacturer:H.B.Corben & Sons
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 11th November, 1921
Front Inscription

In Honour Of
Those Who Enlisted
         And
In Memory Of
Those Who Have Fallen

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1939 - 1945

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Source: MA,RSLV, VWHI
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