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01-April-2015
01-April-2015
Photographs supplied by Bryan Hardy

The Avenue of Norfolk Pine trees in the Memorial Park honour those from the district who fell in World War One. Each tree has a plaque commemorating the fallen soldier with one plaque recording three names from the same family.

This afternoon at the Buckland Hill Memorial Park in Francis-street, the ceremony of planting trees to border an honour avenue will be performed. Each of the trees will be planted in memory of fallen soldier, and the honour avenue will lead from the main entrance to the park in Francis-street to a court of honour on high ground overlooking Mosman Bay and commanding a magnificent view of the Swan River. The first tree will be planted by Lieut General Sir J. Talbot Hobbs, who will also address the gathering.
The West Australian (Perth), 25th August 1934.

Location

Address:Palmerston Street, Mosman Park Memorial Park, Mosman Park, 6012
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.007462
Long: 115.766581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th August, 1934
Source: WMR,SKP, MA
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