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Woodbridge War Memorial
Woodbridge War Memorial

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A memorial commemorates the soldiers of Woodbridge and Birch's Bay who died or were killed in World War One.  

Yesterday, the Mayor of Hobart (Colonel Snowden M.H.A) unveiled an artistic memorial column to those who fell in the great war. It was erected by Mr E.G. Luckman of Hobart, at a cost of £60 raised by public subscription, and is in the form of a marble obelisk, mounted on two bluestone steps.
The Mercury (Hobart), 24th February 1920.

 

Location

Address:Channel Highway, Woodbridge High School , Woodbridge, 7162
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -43.164782
Long: 147.23862
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:Mr E.G. Luckman (Hobart)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 23rd February, 1920
Front Inscription

To The Memory Of The Brave Soldiers Of  Woodbridge And Birch's Bay Who Fell In The Great War
1914 - 1918.

Their Name Shall Live For Evermore

Left Side Inscription

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Back Inscription

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Right Side Inscription

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Source: MA
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