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The Wanneroo War Memorial commemorates the fallen from the district and was originally unveiled in 1921. The memorial has been re-erected in the new memorial precinct in Sinagra Street.

The Wanneroo War Memorial was originally unveiled on the 3rd September 1921 by Mr. H.P Colebatch, Minister for Education in front of the local Post Office on Wanneroo Road. Of the 23 men who enlisted from the Wanneroo District nine men fell and they are honoured on the memorial.
The West Australian (Perth) 5th September 1921.

 

Location

Address:Sinagra Street, Wanneroo, 6065
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.75412
Long: 115.807057
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 3rd September, 1921
Front Inscription

    IN MEMORY OF
The SOLDIERS of the
WANNEROO DISTRICT
       Who Paid
The Supreme Sacrifice In The
GREAT WAR 1914-1919
       (NAMES)

Left Side Inscription

IN MEMORY OF THOSE
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
       (NAMES)

LEST WE FORGET

Source: WMR, MA
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