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14-April-2014 (Graeme Saunders)
14-April-2014 (Graeme Saunders)

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders / Bryan Hardy

A monument commemorates all those who have been Prisoners of War in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Location

Address:May Drive & Saw Avenue, Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Kings Park , 6005
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.962002
Long: 115.825281
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 16th February, 1968
Front Inscription

This memorial was unveiled on the 16th February 1968 by His Excellency the Governor of Western Australia Major General Sir Douglas Kendrew KCMG, CB, CBE, DSO

This memorial was consecrated on the 16th February 1968 by the Reverned J. A. Philson to the memory of all prisoners of war.

 

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