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21-November-2014
21-November-2014
Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin

A plaque commemorates the over subscription of the Commonwealth Peace Loan after World War One.

To finance the war the Commonwealth had a series of war loans, and then peace loans. All were over-subscribed.

Location

Address:Houston & McCulloch Streets, Shire Offices, Donald, 3480
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.369469
Long: 142.984108
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1919
Approx. Event End Date:1919

Dedication

Front Inscription

Commonwealth of Australia

Peace Loan

A. D. 1919

To commemorate the oversubscription of the allocated quota of this loan by the Shire of Donald

H. J. Green  President

W. A. Watt  Treasurer
W. M. Hughes  Prime Minister

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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