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Unley Cenotaph : 07-December-2012
Unley Cenotaph : 07-December-2012

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson / Bryan Cole / Nigel Daw

The Unley Cenotaph commemorates Australian servicemen and women who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

It was originally erected to commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action in World War Two. A plaque was added to the memorial in 1998 to commemorate those who served in all conflicts since World War Two.

Location

Address:Unley Road & Thomas Street, Memorial Gardens, Unley, 5061
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.951731
Long: 138.607231
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th June, 1955
Front Inscription

1939 1945

We Will Remember Them

Plaque :

This plaque commemorates all those who served in defence of our country including Korea, Malaya, Borneo, Vietnam, Somalia, Gulf & UN Peacekeeping forces and observers

Lest We Forget

Unveiled on 11. 11. 1998 by Lt. Colonel David N Brook

Dedicated by Major Ian Callender

Sponsored by Dept Veterans` Affairs

Plaque :

W.R.A.N.S

Plaque :

A.A.N.S.
R.A.A.N.C.

Plaque :

A.W.A.S.
W.R.A.A.C.

Plaque :

W.A.A.A.F.

Plaque :

Dedicated to those women who served in the Australian Defence Forces during all conflicts

Unveiled by Commander S. D. Coulson, C.S.M.  Royal australian Navy
11th November 2000

Dedicated by Capt. Alan Meredith the Salvation Army

Sponsored by Dept. Veteran Affairs

Back Inscription

1939 1945 

They shall not grow old 

 

Source: MA,TOH
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