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23-May-2014
23-May-2014

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

The Yolla Grove of Remembrance replaces the Yolla Memorial Avenue which was planted in 1953 to commemorate the fallen of World War One and World War Two.

The original trees were removed so the road could be widened. The Grove of Remembrance includes a Lone Pine from Gallipoli.


 

Location

Address:Murchison Highway, Yolla, 7325
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.125631
Long: 145.721621
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Front Inscription

These trees commemorate those who gave their lives defending our country so that we may live in peace.

They replace the avenue dedicated by the Rt. Hon Sir Roland Cross

16.4.1953
 

(original plaque)

This Avenue Was Dedicated To The Memory Of The Fallen In World Wars 1 and 2 by His Excellency the Governor. (Sir Ronald Cross),
April 16, 1953.

Source: MA,SKP
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