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Parkville War Memorial
Parkville War Memorial

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A Statue of a soldier commemorates local residents who died in World War One.

The monumental mason was Peter Morgan of Jageurs of Jageurs & Son who had to include the name of his son, John among the dead.

Location

Address:Royal Parade & The Avenue, Parkville, 3052
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.7925
Long: 144.958056
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Manufacturer:Jageurs & Son (Parkville, VIC)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 4th October, 1925
Front Inscription

Australian Commonwealth Military Forces.

In memory of the soldiers of this district who fell in the Great War 1914-1918 (names)

Back Inscription

(Names) WE DIED FOR COUNTRY ; LIVE YE FOR IT

Source: MA,RSLV,VMR,SKP
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