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08-August-2011
08-August-2011
Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson / 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:25 Verdon Street (Cnr Market Street), Town Hall, Inglewood, 3517
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.576204
Long: 143.867582
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

Commonwealth Of Australia
       PEACE LOAN
          A.D. 1919
To Commemorate The Oversubscription
Of The Alloted Quota Of This Loan
                 By

THE BOROUGH OF INGLEWOOD
    E.R. Wilsmore Mayor
W. A. Watt      W. M. Hughes
Treasurer        Prime Minister

Source: MA
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