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05-November-2018
05-November-2018

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The monuments commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action in World Wars One and Two, and those who served in the conflicts in South-East Asia from 1950 to 1971

The memorial was originally erected to commemorate those from the district who paid the supreme sacrifice in World War One. On the 20th January 1922, a social and dance in aid of the fallen soldiers was held in the Tenterden Hall. On the 14th December 1947, a dedication ceremony was held and a memorial unveiled to commemorate the fallen from World War Two. 
Albany Advertiser 18th January 1922, 4th December 1947.

Location

Address:Lomas Street, Tenterden, 6322
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.365013
Long: 117.558449
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

Erected in honor of the men from this District who fell in the Great War

1914 - 1918

W. T. Tufnell
E. J. Gibson
W. T. Dowdell
A. H. Lyons
Theo. Rooke
H. Mason

Plaque :

Dedicated to those who served in Southeast Asian Forces

1950 - 1971

Left Side Inscription

World War II
1939 - 1945

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Source: MA
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