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B11 Submarine / May 2103
B11 Submarine / May 2103

Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams / Roger Johnson

Replica of the submarine Lieutenant Holbrook used in World War One donated to the people of Holbrook to commemorate the Captain Cook Bicentenary of 1970.

Location

Address:Albury Street, Commander Holbrook Memorial Park, Holbrook, 2644
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.719434
Long: 147.316833
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Technology
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 11th September, 1971
Right Side Inscription

This Scale Model Of THE B-11 SUBMARINE Was Unveiled By  ADMIRAL SIR VICTOR SMITH K.B.E., C.B., D.S.C.,
CHAIRMAN OF CHIEFS OF STAFF, CANBERRA,
On 11th September 1971

THE MODEL WAS DONATED TO THE PEOPLE AND SHIRE OF HOLBROOK BY THE HOLBROOK APEX CLUB, WITH ASSISTANCE FROM THE
CAPTAIN COOK BI-CENTENARY GOVERNMENT GRANT TO COMMEMORATE THE CAPTAIN COOK BI-CENTENARY 1970.

Source: MA
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