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25-November-2014
25-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Heather Saunders
A monument commemorates the Chinese people buried in the cemetery.

Location

Address:Gaze Road, Christmas Island, 6798
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -10.415973
Long: 105.68992
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 20th August, 1972
Left Side Inscription

This Communal Chinese Cemetery Memorial
            Was Erected By
The Chinese Literary Association
   With The Assistance Of
The Christmas Island Phosphate Commission.
    The Foundation Stone
        Was Laid By
The Christmas Island Manager
Mr. Ronald Frank Cox
               On
    11th April 1971

Right Side Inscription
This Community Chinese Cemetery Memorial
    Was Offically Unveiled
                  By
The Christmas Island Manager
Mr. Anthony P. Kershaw
On Sunday, 20th August, 1972.
Source: MA
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