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King George V : 28-August-2011
King George V : 28-August-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Statue commemorates monarch King George V. The statue was erected in 1938 as Geelong's memorial to the late King.

George V (3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 through the First World War (1914–1918) until his death in 1936.

Location

Address:Gheringhap Street & Gordon Avenue, Johnstone Park, Geelong, 3220
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.146711
Long: 144.357142
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Imperial
Monument Designer:Wallace Anderson

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 26th October, 1938
Front Inscription

George V; a tribute from Geelong and district 26th October 1938

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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