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A combined memorial was unveiled at the entrance to the cemetery, with individual plaques and photographs of Gunner Edgar Westerway, Private Sydney Butler, Private Mathew Clark and Gunner Thomas Heffernan.


Address:Uxbridge Road, Red Hills Cemetery, Bushy Park, 7140
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.709221
Long: 146.889311
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 11th November, 2004
Front Inscription

Plaque :

In memory of Edgar E. Westerway (35335)
Gunner Aust. Field Artillery
6th Medium Trench Mortar Bty
Died of wounds in France
September 29th 1918
Aged 28 years

His duty done

Plaque :

In memory of Matthew William Clark (1323)
Private 10 Battalion AIF
Killed in action in Gallipoli Turkey
July 30th 1915
Aged 27 years

He did his duty

Plaque :

In memory of Thomas George Heffernan (26735)
Gunner 11 Field Artillary
Brigade 53 Battery AIF
Died of wounds in France
October 1st 1917
Aged 27 years

His duty holy done

Plaque :

In memory of Sydney Butler (1617)
Private 49th Battalion AIF
Killed in action in France
October 12th 1917
aged 32 years

He did his duty

Lest We Forget

Source: MA
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