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A Silky oak tree planted commemorates the coronation of George V.
On June 22, 1911, a little over a year after he ascended to the throne, George Frederick Ernest Albert of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha was crowned King George V of the United Kingdom at Westminster Abbey. Crowned by his side was his wife, who chose “Mary” for her name as Queen even though her actual first name was Victoria.
|Address:||Slee & Dunn Streets, Euroa Memorial Oval, Euroa, 3666|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.746706|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||22-June-1911|
|Actual Event End Date:||22-June-1911|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 22nd June, 1911|
This tree was planted to commemorate the coronation of His Majesty King George V 22nd June 1911 by Patrick A. Kerrins President of the Shire of Euroa