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28-July-2016
28-July-2016

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A monument commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One and World War Two. The memorial was originally erected in memory of those who died in World War One. 

The Mullewa Anzac War Memorial, erected by the residents of the district, was unveiled by Captain Gee V.C., M.C, on Anzac Day 1924. Captain Gee was an ex-member of the Imperial Parliament and a successful settler on the Mendel Estate. On the day of the unveiling, Captain Gee also formed the Mullewa sub-branch of the Returned Soldiers League.
Sunday Times (Perth), 22nd April 1928

Location

Address:Maitland Road, next to Mullewa Town Hall, Mullewa, 6630
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.539303
Long: 115.512621
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 25th April, 1928
Front Inscription

      Sacred to the
       Memory of
            ALL
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
   THAT WE MAY
LIVE IN FREEDOM.

    1914.  1918.

    1939.  1945.

Left Side Inscription

They gave their all.
Let you who pass,
saluting here their names,  
see that through you no slur,
nor stain, nor shame falls on
the land for which they gave
their lives - Australia

Lest We Forget
 

Source: MA,SKP
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