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Italian Prisoners of War Memorial : 07-June-2013
Italian Prisoners of War Memorial : 07-June-2013
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

Memorial commemorates Italian Prisoners of War from World War Two who were interned in Griffith from 1940 to 1947.

Location

Address:Railway Street, Memorial Park, Behind Cenotaph, Griffith, 2680
State:NSW
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.287452
Long: 146.045693
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Approx. Event Start Date:1940
Approx. Event End Date:1947
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 10th November, 1991
Front Inscription

          GRIFFITH ASSOCIATION
                 OF ITALIAN
       EX-PRISONERS OF WAR
             AND INTERNEES

COMMEMORANDO GLI ITALIANI CHE SOFFRIRONO
           IN PRIGIONIA 1940 - 1947
TO COMMEMORATE THE ITALIANS WHO SUFFERED
    AS PRISONERS OF WAR 1940 - 1947

      THIS PLAQUE WAS UNVEILED BY
                ALD. J. P. DAL BROI
      ON SUNDAY 10 NOVEMBER 1991

PRESIDENT: MR M. LARICCHIAR       R. J. FAULKNER
SECRETARY: MR. R. LANDO               TOWN CLERK

TREASURER: MR. M. SOLIANI           GENERAL MANAGER
PATRON: ALD J. DAL BROI                GRIFFITH CITY COUNCIL

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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