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The Centennial Memorial Drive commemorates the conflicts of World War One, World War Two, Korean War, Malayan Emergency, Vietnam War and Borneo Confrontation.

Three hundred and two trees are planted of which one hundred and twenty six have plaques inscribed with names of those who died in service or were killed in action.  


Address:Slade Street, Bayswater, 6053
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.925556
Long: 115.922778
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 25th April, 1977
Front Inscription

City of Bayswater
1897 - 1997
Centennial Memorial Drive

This memorial drive was dedicated by the Council of the City of Bayswater to the memory of those men and women from the Bayswater area who served in the following conflicts.

World War I    World War II
Korea             Malaya
Borneo           Vietnam

This plaque was unveiled on April 25 1977
His Worship the Mayor of the City of Bayswater
J.B. D’Orazio, B.Sc (Pharm) MPS, JP
Bayswater City Council

West Ward                             Central Ward         
J.B. D’Orazio,  JP (Mayor)     M. Sabatino          
M. J. Robinson                       B. A. McKenna     
T. G. Kenyon,JP                     V. Rosenberg        
North Ward
I. B. McClelland, JP (Deputy Mayor)
P. R. O`Hara  CD
L. J. Magro

Mario J. Caposella, CD  Chief Executive Officer

Lest We Forget

Source: WMR
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