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Memorial Park : 09-March-2013
Memorial Park : 09-March-2013

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Memorial Park which was opened in 1997 commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action during World War One.  

In 2001, the Centenary of Federation Year memorial plaques were re-sited from their former position in Avenues of Honour along North Road, McMillan Street and Point Nepean Road. 


Address:Dorgan Street & Kooyong Road, Caulfield North, 3161
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.870476
Long: 145.01782
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 23rd November, 1997
Front Inscription

Plaque 1 :

In This Year Of Australia`s Centenary Of Federation, These Memorial Plaques Have Been Re-sited From Their Original Position In The Avenues Of Honour In North Road, McMillan Street And Point Nepean Road.  These Memorials Were Originally Placed By The Councils Of The Former City Of Caulfield And The Town Of Brighton.  They Are Dedicated To Servicemen Who Came From This District Who Died In The Great War of 1914 - 1918.

This Plaque Was Officially Unveiled By
Her Worship The Mayor
Cr David Bloom  Cr Norman Kennedy  
Cr Noel Erlich  Cr Dorothy Marwick  
Cr Peter Goudge JP  Cr Rachelle Sapir  
Cr Alan Grossbands JP  Cr Eamonn Walsh  
Councillors of the City
                         Andrew Newton  
                         Chief Executive Officer

Plaque 2 :

was officially opened by
His Worship The Mayor
Cr Alan Grossbard
23rd November 1997

Councillors of the City

Cr Alan Grossbard    Cr Russell Longmuir 
Cr Noel Erlich           Cr Veronika Martens  
Cr Barry Neve JP     Cr Norman Kennedy

Margaret Douglas  
Chief Executive

Source: MA,VWHI
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