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23-August-2011 (Graeme Saunders)
23-August-2011 (Graeme Saunders)

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders / Heather May / J. Fitzsimmons

The monument consists of a statue of soldier with grounded rifle on polished blue-stone pillar and three tiered base set in a chained enclosure inside a wider fenced enclosure, and lists the names of the men of the Byaduk area, fourteen in World War One and two in World War Two who died in service or were killed in action.

The monument was originally unveiled to commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action World War One. 

Location

Address:Hamilton - Port Fairy Road, Byaduk, 3301
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.952006
Long: 141.955208
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:Wooles & Carpenter (Warrnambool, VIC)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 22nd June, 1922
Front Inscription

Erected in remembrance of the Byaduk soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice in the Great War of 1914 - 1919

Their name shall live for ever

Left Side Inscription

[ Names ]

Back Inscription

Second World War
1939 - 1945
[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription

[ Names ]

Source: MA,RSLV,SKP, VWHI
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