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A set of honour boards commemorate those from the Essendon District who served in World War One. 

The ceremony of unveiling a set of six honor boards, containing the names of some 1200 of the Essendon boys who served in the late war will be performed by Brigadier-General Elliott, this evening, at 8 o clock, in the town hall, Moonee Ponds. At the same time Brigadier-General H. W. Lloyd will unveil a special board given by Essendon Citizens' Military Association in honor of Brigadier-General Elliott. The mayor of Essendon (Cr. Arthur Fenton) extends a cordial general invitation to the Essendon citizens.
Age (Melbourne), 6 August 1919.

Location

Address:750 Mount Alexander Road, The Clocktower Centre (Former Town Hall) , Moonee Ponds, 3040
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.765813
Long: 144.924608
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 6th August, 1919
Source: MA, VWHI
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