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22-December-2016 (Ian McKelvie)
22-December-2016 (Ian McKelvie)

Photographs supplied by Tim Fitzgerald / Ian McKelvie

A cairn was originally erected to commemorates the end of World War One.

Commemorative plaques for World War One and World War Two servicemen from the district have been added to the monument.

Location

Address:Nuggetty School Road, Nuggetty, 3463
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.946761
Long: 144.064448
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1919
Front Inscription

Peace
1919

Plaque :

Nuggety State School
No 2153
1910 - 1945

Plaque :

Frederick Moss of La Quinta, Nuggetty (now known as Carmel Vale) and his son Pte Phil Moss 4th Light Horse, Egypt 1915 and 101st Howitzer Bn France 1916 - 1918 erected this cairn in 1919 to commemorates the end of WWI 1914 - 1918

Plaque placed by descendants of Frederick Moss 2-4-2006

Inscription in Proximity

Plaque :

1914  The Great War  1918

Local men who offered their lives for our Empire 

[ Names ]

Plaque :

World War II soldiers
Residents of Nuggety

[ Names ]

 

Source: MA
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