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06-December-2014
06-December-2014

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A monument commemorates 100 years of service given by Australian nurses in all wars and conflicts.

Location

Address:Mons Parade & Heatherton Road, RSL Commemorative Park, Noble Park, 3174
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.96538
Long: 145.175377
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 11th November, 1999
Front Inscription

THIS MONUMENT COMMEMORATES
100 YEARS OF SERVICE GIVEN BY AUSTRALIAN
NURSES IN ALL WARS, FROM THE BOER WAR,
THROUGH TWO WORLD WARS AND
ALL OTHER CONFLICTS TO THE YEAR 2000.

This memorial is dedicated to Nurses both
military and civilian who suffered and died
whilst representing Australia in times of conflict.

This Monument was officially opened by
Mrs Wilma Young AM, (nee Sister Oram)
a former POW of the Japanese

11. 11. 1999

Source: MA,RSLV
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