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St Kilda Cenotaph : 13-March-2012
St Kilda Cenotaph : 13-March-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Cenotaph was originally erected in memory of those from the city of St Kilda who served in World War One. A plaque commemorating those who served in World War Two was added to the memorial at a later date. 

 

 

Location

Address:Jacka Boulevarde, Catani Gardens, St Kilda, 3182
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.862793
Long: 144.972116
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:G.H. Alsop (architect) J.C .Aisbett (assistant architect)
Monument Manufacturer:H.H. Corben & Sons

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 1925
Front Inscription

      THE
GREAT WAR
1914 -1918 

Erected By
The Citizens
Of St Kilda
In Honour
Of All From
This City Who
Served And
In Grateful
Remembrance
Of Those
Who Gave
Their Lives
     For
King & Empire

Plaque:
The Path
Of Duty
Be The Way
To Glory.

Plaque:
To Commemorate
Those Men And Women
Who Served Their Country
And Paid The Supreme Sacrifice
During The 1939-45 War 

Plaque:

This Memorial Was Unveiled
By His Excellency
The Governor-General
The Right Honourable
Baron Forster, P.C., G.C.M.G.  
ANZAC Day 1925

Source: MA,RSLV,VMR,SKP
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