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Clunes War Memorial
Clunes War Memorial

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

A monument commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Monument characteristics :

A white marble statue of a World War One soldier standing easy and holding a rifle by the barrel

Location

Address:Fraser & Service Streets, Clunes, 3370
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.293815
Long: 143.787402
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 1925
Front Inscription

LEST WE FORGET.

ERECTED IN HONOUR OF ALL WHO ENLISTED FROM THIS TOWN AND DISTRICT FOR THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 18

ALSO IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN.

PASS NOT THIS STONE IN SORROW BUT WITH PRIDE AND MAY YOU LIVE AS NOBLY AS THEY DIED. WE LIVE IN DEEDS NOT YEARS

Back Inscription

THIS PLAQUE HONOURS OUR MEN AND WOMEN WHO SERVED IN THE WARS OF 1914 - 1918, 1939 - 1945 AND IN BORNEO MALAYA KOREA AND VIETNAM CAMPAIGNS.

"ONLY THOSE WHO DESERVE FREEDOM WHO ARE PREPARED TO DEFEND IT."

Source: MA,RSLV,SKP
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