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07-February-2016
07-February-2016

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / Peter F Williams / Roger Johnson

An avenue of trees commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action while serving with the Eighth Division during World War Two.

Location

Address:Eighth Division Memorial Avenue, Gunnedah, 2380
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.983517
Long: 150.25288
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 8th December, 1957
Front Inscription

IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN OF THE 8TH DIVISION AND SUPPORTING FORCES 1939-1945.

This Memorial Avenue Was Opened On 8/12/1957 By LT GENERAL H GORDON BENNETT C.B-C.M.G.-D.S.O.-V.D. 
COMMANDER 8TH DIV.

 

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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