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A polished brass plaque commemorates the men and women who served in the King`s Forces during World War two and those who served in the name of the church. The plaque has an enamel badge of the CENEF at the top and is attached to a side wall of the Cathedral.

The CENEF was the Church of England National Emergency Fund which conducted a number of facilities and services, including recreation huts at St Andrew's Cathedral, for service personnel during and shortly after World War Two.


Address:George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.874006
Long: 151.206581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 24th October, 1945
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Dedicated As A Memorial To The Men And Women Who Served  In The King's Forces During The  World War 1939-1945 And To The  Men And Women Who Served Them  In The Name Of The Church.

Unveiled By His Royal Highness  THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER  PC, KG, KT , KP, GCB, GCMG, GCVO,  Governor General of Australia,
 October 24th 1945

Source: NRWM
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