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Prisoners of War : 29-February-2012
Prisoners of War : 29-February-2012
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Commemorates all prisoners-of-war who have served in all conflicts

Location

Address:300 Waterdale Road, Repatriation Hospital, Heidelberg, 3081
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.755725
Long: 145.047069
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 19th May, 1997
Front Inscription

In memorial

To the memory of all prisoners of war who served in all conflicts and particularly those who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II.

We remember these words branded on a tree in Burma 1942-5

"when you go home tell them of us and say we gave our tomorrow for your today"

President R. W. Wheeler  Secretary  J. L. Fitzgerald  Date 19 May 1997

Words by J. W. Toon Ex POW

Source: MA
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