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01-June-2006
01-June-2006

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Bryan Cole

The cross commemorates the members of the 50th Infantry Battalion who died in service or were killed in action at Villers Brettoneux in France during 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
Memory
   Of 
Officers, N.C.Os & Men
Of The 50th Battalion 
Who Fell In The Counter Attack
Which Captured 
Villers Brettoneux on 24 - 25 April 1918

Plaque :

50th Battalion A.I.F.

Villers Brettoneux 1918

Source: MA
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