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02-January-2016
02-January-2016

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Roger Johnson / Sandra Brown

Jacka Park Soldiers Memorial is a marble statue of a World War One soldier on a granite pillar which commemorates those from the district who served in World War One.

The entrance gates and the park in which the memorial stands are in memory Albert Jacka, a local resident who was the first Australian to be awarded the Victoria Cross in World War One. The entrance gates form part of the memorial. 

Location

Address:High & Chapel Streets, Jacka Park , Wedderburn, 3518
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.417939
Long: 143.612916
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1

Dedication

Front Inscription

The Great War
1914 - 1919

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WEDDERBURN`S
TRIBUTE
TO ITS SOLDIERS
WHO WENT OVERSEAS

In Memoriam 
Their Names Shall Live For Evermore
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Left Side Inscription

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Back Inscription

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Right Side Inscription
[Names] 
Source: MA,RSLV, VWHI
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