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Port Fairy War Memorial : 11-June-2011
Port Fairy War Memorial : 11-June-2011

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Roger Johnson

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


Address:Bank Street & Princes Highway, Port Fairy, 3284
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.382567
Long: 142.229533
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Monument Manufacturer:R. E Carpenter (Warrnambool, VIC)


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:January-1929
Front Inscription

"post cineres gloria venit"  
"Glory comes after death"

Names of Port Fairy and District Heroes who died for the King and native land 

[names]  in the Great War of 1914 - 18

The following offered their lives in the glorious cause of freedom

A memorial to Port Fairy and District Sailors & Soldiers who enlisted for the war.  

Erected by their grateful compatriots


Left Side Inscription


Back Inscription

1939 - 45 

In honour of the men of Port Fairy & District who paid the supreme sacrifice in World War II


Right Side Inscription


Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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