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A plaque commemorates the officers and men of the British Army who served in France during World War One for 5th August to 22 November 1914 who became known as the "Old Contempibles"
|Address:||Russell & Collins Streets, Scots Church, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.814668|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||05-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||22-November-1914|
To the Glory of God & to the memory of the Officers and Men of the British Army who served in France 5 August - 22 November 1914, `The Old Contemptibles`.
The Old Contemptibles Association banner was laid up here, Sunday 18 July 1978.
"Oh, little mighty force that fought the legions to a stand & in grim endeavour held the line"