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01-May-2015
01-May-2015

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

The Geeveston War Memorial Centre commemorates those who died in service or were killied in action in World War Two.   The 7 names are is inscribed on a bronze plaque which is set in on a stone plinth in the centre of the road leading to the war memorial centre.

The  centre which included a returned servicemen's club, a building for youth organisations, a pre-school, and other facilities nolonger exists as a unit.

The war memorial community centre which will include a returned servicemen's club, a building for youth organisations, a pre-school, and other facilities is planned for Geeveston.

The Mercury (Hobart) 27th July 1950.
 

Location

Address:Huon Highway & Memorial Drive , Geeveston, 7116
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: 43.16888
Long: 146.9263
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

1939  - 1945

This war memorial centre was establised by the citizens of the Geeveston District in grateful remembrance of these men who gave their lives in the cause of freedom during the Second World War

Lest We Forget

[ Names ]

Note : the “Tasmanian War Memorials Data Base” , compiled by Fred Thornett which is located at the State Library of Tasmania, contains a comprehensive listing of the names on this monument.

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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