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27-September-2011 (Graeme Saunders)
27-September-2011 (Graeme Saunders)

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders / Sandra Brown

Rye War Memorial is dedicated to the Unknown Soldier and fallen Greek and Allied Servicemen.


Address:Point Nepean Road, Rye, 3941
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.370211
Long: 144.822336
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 28th October, 1995
Front Inscription

" Dedicated To The 
Unknown Soldier
And Fallen Greek
And Allied
Lest We Forget

Rye R.S.L.

Left Side Inscription

This Monument
Has Been Erected
By The Greek
Women`s Group
Of Rye And
Peninsula, The
Greek Community
And With The
Generous Support
Of The Public Who
Also Reside In This Area.
28th October 1995 


Back Inscription

To Those Who Gave
Us The Gift Of
Freedom And Dignity,
A Small Token Of
Our Appreciation.  
Thanking You For
The Great
Sacrifice And
Brave Struggles.  
Your Glory Will
Shine Forever And
Your Brilliant
Example Will Guide
Us In The Future.

Right Side Inscription

[Inscription in Greek]
Mortals Of Immortal
Parents Here Lie

Source: MA,RSLV
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