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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|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-March-1941|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 22nd May, 2009|
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 :
Donated by Noel Sanderson, Vietnam veteran Royal Australian Navy R65660.
In memory of all who have served. 15 August 2008