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20-September-2017
20-September-2017

Photographs supplied by Neil Follett
A pine tree commemorates the centenary of ANZAC and those who lost their lives at Gallipoli during World War One. 

Location

Address:Heales & O`Hara Streets, Soldiers Memorial Park, Talbot, 3371
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.170253
Long: 143.701555
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 2015
Front Inscription

Plaque:
This Pine Tree Was Planted By Members
Of The Talbot RSL Sub Branch
To Mark The 100th Anniversary Of ANZAC

The Seed For This Tree Came From
A Pine Tree In Australia Germinated
From A Cone Sent Back To Australia In 1915
By A Soldier On Gallipoli
Today This Tree Commemorates The 8700
Australians Who Lost Their Lives At Gallipoli
And Especially Those Who Fought
And Died At The Battle Of
Lone Pine 6 - 9 August, 1915

Source: MA
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