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A sword that has been turned into a ploughshare mounted on a wooden shield is a thank offering commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the end of World War Two. 

Location

Address:Church & Hill Streets, St George`s Anglican Church, Parkes, 2870
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.135501
Long: 148.177103
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Religious Object
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:15-August-1945
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1995
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 15th August, 1995
Front Inscription

                  "To The Glory Of God"
"They Shall Beat Their Swords Into Ploughshares"
A Thank Offering For The 50th Anniversary Of The
      Ending Of World War II.  August
 15, 1995.

Source: MA,NRWM
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