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22-November-2014
22-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Graeme Saunders

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

Monument characteristics

A brick and granite column

Location

Address:Burwood Road, St James Park, Hawthorn, 3122
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.820164
Long: 145.019422
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:Mr M Finlayson

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 10th March, 1929
Front Inscription

In Reverent
Homage
To All
Who Fell

In Grateful
Recognition
Of All
Who Served

1914 - 1918

Erected By The Citizens Of Hawthorn
And Dedicated To The Memory
Of Their Fellow Citizens Who Fought
In The Great War.

This Sacred Monument Is In Memory Of
All Who Gave Their Lives
As A Result Of Service
In War And Conflict
In Which Australian Forces Were Engaged.

Lest We Forget

Left Side Inscription

Lest We Forget

Borneo
1962 - 1966

Vietnam
1962 - 1972

Peace

Back Inscription

Lest We Forget

World War II
1939 - 1945

Korea
1950 - 1953

Malaya
1948 - 1960

Duty

Source: MA,RSLV,SKP
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