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A park commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One.
In 1921, an avenue of 28 trees was planted in the park in memory of the fallen and memorial tablets placed at the foot of the trees.
|Address:||Jull Street, Armadale, 6112|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.151577|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 30th July, 1921|
CITY OF ARMADALE
On 28 February 1920, this land was purchased for a Fallen Soldiers Memorial Park to commemorate the 28 soldiers from the district who gave their lives in the Great War. The first Anzac Day Service was held in the park in April 1920. In 1921 trees were planted to form an Avenue of Honour , and in May 1956 the obelisk ( originally erected in 1916) was moved to this park from its former location and updated to include the World War 11 and Korean conflicts.