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28-March-2016
28-March-2016

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The plaque commemorates the centenary of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) landings at Gallipoli in Turkey in April 1915 during World War One.   

The Centenary also commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts after World War One in which Australia has been involved.

 

Location

Address:The Esplanade, Drevesen Park, Manly, 4179
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.446199
Long: 153.183826
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:25-April-1915
Actual Event End Date:25-April-2015

Dedication

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

ANZAC Centenary 2015

The 100th anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli was commemorated in a combined parade and Dawn Service in George Clayton Park on 25 April 2015 by the Wynnum and Manly-Lota RSL Sub-Branches and the Brisbane East and Bayside Branches of the National Servicemen`s Association of australia.

An estimated 15,000 people attended.

The flags of Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and Turkey were flown.

The observance was organised by the Bayside Combined ANZAC Centenary Committee :  
John Harms (President)  Ted Barber  Peter Beauchamp  Anita Blundell  Allen Callaghan  Isabelle Dinh  Neil Freier  Doug Jones  Paul Scanlan  Jim Steele  Brian Woods

Lest We Forget

Source: MA
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