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17-January-2015
17-January-2015

Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin / Roger Johnson

Bruthen War Memorial is a tall multi-tiered bluestone memorial topped by a column and lamp globe. The inscriptions on marble tablets on all sides commemorate those who served and who died in World Wars One and Two.

Plaques have been added to the monument to commemorate those who have served in Malaya, Korea, Borneo and Vietnam.

Location

Address:Omeo Highway , Bruthen, 3885
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.707759
Long: 147.831755
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

World War II
1939 - 1945.
Died on service
[ Names ]

Erected by the residents of Bruthen and District to the honor of the living and the everlasting glory of the dead who fought in the 1914 Great War 1919

1939 - World War II – 1945.

Left Side Inscription

Died on Service

[Names]

Plaque :

In remembrance of those members of this community who served in
Malaya 1948 - 65
Korea 1950 - 54
Borneo 1962 - 66
Vietnam 1962 - 72

 

Back Inscription

Died on Service

[Names]

Right Side Inscription

Died on Service

[Names]

Plaque :

Korean War
1950 - 1953 Active Service
1953 - 1956 Peacekeeping

Source: MA,RSLV,VMR,SKP
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