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Somerville War Memorial commemorates servicemen and women who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. The memorial was originally erected to commemorate those who served in World War One. The memorial was relocated to the Fruit Growers Reserve in 2014.
The unveiling ceremony in connection with the Somerville Soldiers' Memorial will take place on Sunday next, 4th inst., at 3 p.m. The Shire president (Mr. C. Jones) will preside and the unveiling ceremony will be carried out by the Hon. L. E. Groom, the Federal Attorney-General. The order of service is advertised in an other column, and it is expected that visitors from all parts of the Peninsula will be present to take part in the service.
Frankston and Somerville Standard (Vic), 31 October 1923.
|Address:||Jones Roads, Somerville Fruitgrowers Reserve , Somerville, 3912|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.225779|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 4th November, 1923|
THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918. DIED ON THE FIELD OF HONOUR (Names)
WORLD WAR II 1939 - 1945
KOREA 1950 - 1953
MALAYA 1948 - 1950
BORNEO 1942 - 1956
VIETNAM 1962 - 1973
ROLL OF HONOUR.
TO COMMEMORATE THE NAMES OF THE MEN WHO HAVE ENLISTED FROM SOMERVILLE (Names)