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Fountain erected by the members of the Moore Park Cricket Association to commemorate comrades who fell in World War One.

A monument erected by the Moore Park Cricket Association to the memory of fallen players of the Association was unveiled yesterday by Ald. W. J. Walker, at the corner of Cleveland and Dowling streets, Moore Park. The monument is a drinking fountain is sandstone on a trachyte foundation, with a bronze panel which contains the names of the 32 players who were killed. Altogether 375 enlisted from the Association.
Sunday Times (Sydney, NSW), 11 September 1921.


Address:Anzac Parade & Cleveland Streets, Moore Park, Moore Park, 2021
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.894933
Long: 151.221296
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Fountain
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 10th September, 1921
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(Rising Sun) 
This Fountain Was Erected By The Members Of
The Moore Park Cricket Association In Commemoration
Of Their Comrades Who Fell In The Great War 1914 - 1918 .
For God, King And Country 

Source: NRUM, NRWM, MA
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