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19-May-2015
19-May-2015

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Crescent Head War Memorial commemorates Australian servicemen and women who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

The memorial was originally dedicated in 1964 but has been refurbished and now contains a 'digger" statue. 

Location

Address:Main & Pacific Streets, Crescent Head, 2440
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.189545
Long: 152.976759
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 1964
Front Inscription
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM 

Plaque : 

AUSTRALIANS AT WAR 

SOUTH AFRICAN WAR (BOER WAR)     1899 - 1902
CHINA (BOXER REBELLION)                  1900 -1901
FIRST WORLD WAR                              1914 - 1918
SECOND WORLD WAR                          1939 - 1945
OCCUPATION OF JAPAN                      1946 - 1951
KOREAN WAR                                       1950 - 1953
MALAYAN EMERGENCY                         1950 - 1960  
INDONESIAN CONFRONTATION           1960 - 1966
VIETNAM WAR                                      1962 - 1975
FIRST GULF WAR                                 1990 - 1991   
(PEACEKEEPING 1947 TO PRESENT) 
CAMBODIA                                            1993
SOMALIA                                               1993
RWANDA                                               1994 
BOUGAINVILLE                                      1997
EAST TIMOR                                          1999
AFGHANISTAN                                       1991
IRAQ                                                      2003     

Source: MA,NRWM
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