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14-April-2014
14-April-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A memorial 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
          REVEREND J.A.PHILSON
                         To
           The Memory Of All
            Prisoners Of War.

Source: MA,SKP
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