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3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance : 22-September-2011
3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance : 22-September-2011
Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

A plaque which was at the base of a tree commemorates those who served with the 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance during World War One. The tree was planted by Mr. R. C. Marshall on the 4th August 1934 and was No. 84 in the ballot. 

Originally recruited at Melbourne in October 1914 to form part of the 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance; when Military Order 575 of 1914 created the 3rd Light Horse Brigade, the unit became the 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance.

Location

Address:Birdwood Avenue, Shrine Reserve, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.830139
Long: 144.973276
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Front Inscription

3RD LIGHT HORSE
FIELD AMBULANCE

Source: MA,SKP
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