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Memorial Grove
Memorial Grove

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A grove of trees commemorates the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two and is dedicated in memory of all who served. 


Address:Hay Street, Bowen, 4805
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -20.011225
Long: 148.251248
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:15-August-1945
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1995


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 13th August, 1995
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On the 50th anniversary of the end of World War II this memorial grove of trees was dedicated to the memory of all who served.

A time capsule is buried here containing research on the memories of residents of Bowen prepared by students of Bowen State High School.

A joint project

Bowen Shire Council
Year 10 History Class Bowen State High School
Bowen Lions Club

13th August, 1995


Source: MA,SKP
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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