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Brighton War Memorial : 24-September-2012
Brighton War Memorial : 24-September-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders / Sandra Brown

The War Memorial commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.  It was originally constructed to commemorate those who served in World War One but has been augmented to commemorate other conflicts. 

Monument characteristics :

The precinct consists of a sandstone obelisk, and behind it is a sandstone wall which lists the names of those commemorated.

 

Location

Address:Beach Road, Green Point, Brighton, 3186
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.925881
Long: 144.986547
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Monument Designer:Paul Montford
Monument Manufacturer:Irwin & Stephenson

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 24th April, 1927
Front Inscription

Erected
In Honour
Of Those Who
Fought In
The Great War
1914 -1919

Ducit Amor Patria 

SERVICE

Inscription in Proximity

(On Wall)

Front

IN MEMORIAM 

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget 

 

Back 

History Gave Them A Common Fame.  
Posterity A Common Monument.

 

 

 

Source: MA,VWHI
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