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13-February-2014
13-February-2014

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

Commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

The Collinsvale Hall was filled to capacity on Monday night to witness the grand finale of the 'ugly man' contest conducted by the war memorial committee to raise funds for a memorial hall. Competition receipts were £543. The crowning ceremony was performed by the Minister, for Lands and Works (Mr Brooker).
The Mercury (Hobart), 7th November 1947.


Note : The Ugly Men's Voluntary Worker's Association Inc., also known as the Ugly Men's Association or Ugly Men was a fund-raising and charitable organisation established in Western Australia in 1917. The Ugly Men were active in Perth in the 1920s with membership mainly from the lower and middle working-classes. The organisation spread to other states in Australia.

Location

Address:Hall Road, Collinsvale, 7012
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.838754
Long: 147.19951
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

WAR MEMORIAL HALL

Plaque :

Collinsvale War Memorial

In memory of those who gave their lives and recognition of those who served.

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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