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A white sculpted figure of a soldier bearing a rifle above his head commemorates those from St Kilda who died in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved , and four Victoria Cross winners.
|Address:||Esplanade & Albert Street, Alfred Square, St Kilda, 3182|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.865556|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Designer:||Peter Schipperheyn|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 21st April, 1985|
Lest We Forget.
In memory of all Australians who died in war so that we may have peace.
World War 1 1914 - 18
World War 2 1939 - 45
Malaya 1948 - 60
Korea 1950 - 53
Borneo - Sarawak 1962 - 65
Vietnam 1962 - 72
Captain A. Jacka V.C. M.C. & Bar.
Major W. Ruthven V.C.
Lt. L. D. McCarthy V.C., Croix de Guerre.
Ft. Lt. W. E. Newton V.C