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Heritage Bell Tower : 6-March-2012
Heritage Bell Tower : 6-March-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Bell tower commemorates the relationship between military veterans and the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital that commenced in 1941 when it was known as the 115th Heidelberg Military Hospital


Address:300 Waterdale Road, Repatriation Hospital, Remembrance Garden, Heidelberg, 3081
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.755725
Long: 145.047069
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:13-March-1941


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 22nd May, 2009
Front Inscription

Plaque 1 :

Heritage Bell Tower

This tower was made possible by the generosity of the Department of Veteran Affairs and the TPI Social Bowling Club.  It is symbolic of lasting relationships : Department of Veterans Affairs 1947 - 1994  TPI Social Bowling Club 1980 - 2005

Also the tower stands as a reminder of the veteran heritage of Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital that commenced on 13 March 1941 when it was known as the 115th Heidelberg Military Hospital.

Unveiled by the Hon. Alan Griffin MP Minister for Veterans` Affairs 22 May 2009

Plaque 2 :

Heritage Bell

Donated by Noel Sanderson, Vietnam veteran Royal Australian Navy R65660.

In memory of all who have served. 15 August 2008


Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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