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The monument commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War Two and is a tribute to those from Ardrossan and district who have served in the conflicts in which Australia has been involved from the start of World War Two.

Monument characteristics :

A grey marble tile tapered pillar surmounted by a stainless steel Cross of Sacrifice. A black plaque is affixed to the face. A time capsule is contained within the pillar. The monument is set on a black marble sur-base and white marble bricks. All details are in white.

"Australia Remembers, 1945-1995" was a program of activities organised by the Federal Government to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two. 


Address:First & Fourth Streets, Ardrossan, 5571
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.422889
Long: 137.91701
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 15th August, 1995
Front Inscription

Australia Remembers
1945 - 1995

A tribute to the people of Ardrossan & District who served their country and to honour those who gave their lives 

WWII .      Korea .  Malaya .  

Borneo .  Vietnam .

Gulf War Theatre

Lest We Forget

Unveiled by John Meier MP Member for Goyder

15 - 8 - 1995

Source: MA,TOH
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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