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Croydon War Memorial : 26-November-2011
Croydon War Memorial : 26-November-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Memorial a polished grey granite obelisk on a stone base which commemorates the enlisted and the fallen of Croydon and District in all wars.

Location

Address:Kent Avenue & Croydon Road, Croydon, 3136
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.794367
Long: 145.281539
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Manufacturer:Carbon & Sons, Clifton Hill

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 27th October, 1919
Front Inscription

ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS IN HONOR OF THE BRAVE MEN WHO ENLISTED FROM CROYDON & DISTRICT & WHO SO NOBLY FOUGHT FOR LIBERTY & JUSTICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919

THE CITIZENS OF THIS DISTRICT HONOUR THEIR FALLEN WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945

KILLED IN ACTION VIETNAM 1960 - 1972 (Names)

 

ANZAC Square 

Lest We Forget

Erected by the Maroondah City Council & Croydon R.S.L. Sub-Branch to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of W.W.II August 15, 2005

Source: MA,RSLV,SKP,VWHI
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