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22-October-2013
22-October-2013

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Plaque commemorates Merchant Navy sailors who lost their lives at sea during two World Wars.

Location

Address:Franklin Wharf, Kings Pier, near old crane, Hobart, 7000
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.882778
Long: 147.333889
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 3rd September, 2010
Front Inscription

In memory of the men and women of the Merchant Navy who gave their lives in the service of Britain and the Empire during two World Wars

"O hear us when we cry to thee for those in peril on the sea"

Unveiled by His Excellency the Hon P. G. Underwood AC Governor of Tasmania 3 September 2010

This plaque placed by the Master Mariners Association of Tasmania.

Source: MA
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