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18-December-2016
18-December-2016

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

The former St Oswald`s Anglican Church commemorates those from the Marrawah District who died in service or were killed in action in World War One.

Note : This former church is now a private residence.

Location

Address:773 Comeback Road, Former St Oswalds Church, Marrawah , 7330
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -40.919668
Long: 144.702225
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
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 21st November, 1931
Front Inscription

To the greater glory of God

This stone was laid by Archdeacon Atkinson 

August 5th 1931.

Rev. H. C. Cuthbertson. Rector.

Inscription in Proximity

Former St Oswalds Church

Frederick Wilbraham Ford of Marrawah gifted this land for the purposes of erecting a church building as a memorial to those residents of Marrwah who lost their lives in the Great War 1914 - 1918.

The church known as St Oswalds was erected and consecrated on the site and the building remains a memorial to those residents of the Marrawah district who lost their lives.

Source: MA
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