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British Expeditionary Force : 24-October-2011
British Expeditionary Force : 24-October-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

An oak tree commemorates those who served with the British Expeditionary Force during World War Two.

Location

Address:Birdwood Avenue, Shrine Reserve, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.830139
Long: 144.973276
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

THIS OAK TREE COMMEMORATES
THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE.    
FRANCE SEPT. 1939 - JUNE 1940 
BATTLE OF BELGIUM AND FLANDERS
DUNKIRK EVACUATION MAY 26 - JUNE 4   
OUR COMRADES OF
THE ROYAL NAVY
THE ROYAL AIR FORCE
THE LITTLE SHIPS
LEST WE FORGET

Source: MA,SKP
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