Peter John Hawkins & Gregory Lee EleyPrint Page
Plaque commemorates Peter John Hawkins and Gregory Lee Eley who were Warrimoo Bushfire brigade members who died fire fighting at White Cross in 1968.
In October 1968 a back-burn at White Cross blew back on a wind change and trapped three men, two of them members of the Warrimoo Bush Fire Brigade, Greg Eley (on his first Brigade outing) and Peter Hawkins (an experienced previous deputy).
|Address:||Eley Hawkins Drive, Warrimoo Brigade Station, Warrimoo, 2774|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.721001|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||29-October-1968|
|Actual Event End Date:||29-October-1968|