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20-April-2014
20-April-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A monument commemorates those men and women who died or were killed in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

On 14th June 1947, the Margaret River RSL was informed that provision had been made for the erection of a ceremonial flag pole at the corner of Willmott Avenue and Town View Terrace. It was around this time that funds were raised to build a permanent memorial as a symbol of remembrance to those men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice whilst on active service. 

Monument characteristics :

A polished granite needle on a polished granite base. 

Location

Address:Willmott Avenue & Town View Terrace, Willmott Park, Margaret River, 6285
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.951086
Long: 115.075046
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Link:http://www.heritage.wa.gov.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 6th June, 1958
Front Inscription

Lest We Forget

In memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice

1914 - 18

[ Names ]

1939 - 45

[ Names ]

 

Right Side Inscription

In memory of the fallen and the unknown Australian soldier
75th anniversary of Remembrance Day
11.11.1993

1914 - 18

[ Name ]

Source: MA,WMR
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