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06-June-2015
06-June-2015

Photographs supplied by Greg Gordon

The wooden honour roll commemorates those who served in World War One. The roll replaced the previous roll which was destroyed by fire in 1936. 

 

Location

Address:Nyora & Drouin Roads, Poowong Community Hall, Poowong, 3988
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.342301
Long: 145.764146
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1937
Front Inscription

For King & Country
The Great War
1914  1918

To the glorious memory of the dead

Enlisted from Poowong
[ Names ]

Past Residents Enlisted Elsewhere
[ Nam
es ]

Plaque :

Presented by F. Umbers Esq. to the residents of Poowong to replace the honour board destroyed by fire 1936.
Date October 1937.

Source: MA
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