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24-September-2013
24-September-2013

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Graeme Saunders

Commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

The memorial was unveiled and dedicated on Anzac Day 1935. Colonel Lind unveiled the memorial before which he gave an address on "The Landing at Gallipoli" . The dedication service was performed by Archdeacon J.P. Bennett. 

Monument characteristics :

An octagonal structure with steps leading to the base. The column bears a figure of a crusader and on top a Celtic Cross. 

Location

Address:Glenelg Highway, Glenthompson, 3293
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.636814
Long: 142.547117
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 25th April, 1935
Front Inscription

1939 1945 [ Names ]

1914 1918 [ Names ]

Inscription in Proximity

Let those that come after see to it that their names are not forgotten

Source: MA,SKP
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