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A monument commemorates the twentieth anniversary of the Ash Wednesday fires of February 1983 and the death of the five volunteer firemen at Upper Beaconsfield.
|Address:||Kangaroo Ground – St Andrews Roads, Panton Hill Firefighters Memorial Park , Panton Hill , 3759|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.641508|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||16-February-1983|
|Actual Event End Date:||16-February-1983|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2003|
20 year anniversary of the Ash Wednesday fires 16.2.1983.
This plaque commemorates the sad losses of the at Upper Beaconsfield of Maurice Atkinson, Stuart Duff, Neville Jeffery, William Marsden and Peter Singleton.
We will always remember your bravery and loyal community service.
Thank-you from all the children of Panton Hill Primary School, St Andrews Primary School and surrounding areas.
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In memory of our CFA volunteers who died serving the community at Upper Beaconsfield on Ash Wednesday 18 February 1983.