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Memorial Gates : 19-February-2012
Memorial Gates : 19-February-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Memorial Gates at Central Reserve commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action during World War Two.

Having welcomed home the district boys and girls the Glen Waverley Welcome Home Committee has decided to commemorate the district fallen by erecting memorial gates at the Glen Waverley Recreation Reserve. At the request of the committee the Mulgrave Council has agreed that its engineer shall prepare an estimate of the cost of suitable gates. To help raise funds for the project a ball is being held in the Glen Waverley Hall on Cup Eve. 
Dandenong Journal (Vic), 30 October 1946.

Location

Address:Springvale Road, Central Reserve, Glen Waverley, 3150
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.891475
Long: 145.163336
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1949
Front Inscription

LEST WE FORGET

Left Side Inscription

 These Memorial Gates
Were Erected
In Memory Of
Those Who Paid The
Supreme Sacrifice
In The
Second World War
1939 - 1945

Right Side Inscription

 (Names ) 

Source: MA,SKP
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