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01-June-2006
01-June-2006

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A cross commemorates the members of the 50th Battalion who died in service of were killed in action at Villers Brettoneux in France in World War One.

Location

Address:North Terrace & Kintore Avenue, Government House wall, rear of War Memorial, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.920824
Long: 138.601388
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Cross
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:24-April-1918
Actual Event End Date:25-April-1918
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Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 31st July, 1938
Front Inscription

In loving memory of our officers, N.C.Os & men of the 50th Battalion who fell in the counter attack which capatured Villers Brettoneux on 24 - 25 April 1918

Plaque :

50th Battalion A.I.F.

Villers Brettoneux 1918

Source: MA
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